• 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    The Turkish lira has stabilized. The lira is up 4.5% at 6.5730 per dollar. It's still down 73% this year.
    The Indian rupee hits a record low. The rupee fell to 70.08 per dollar early Tuesday as Turkey's currency crisis spilled over into other emerging markets.
    UK unemployment rate sinks to lowest level in over 40 years. The unemployment rate in the UK hit 4% between April and June, making for the lowest print since comparable records began in the early 1970s - according to data released Tuesday by the Office for National Statistics.
    Bitcoin slides below...
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  • 10 things you need to know in markets today

    10 things you need to know in markets today

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! Here's what you need to know in markets on Tuesday.
    1. Global markets got an update on China's economy today via a triple-shot of key data releases: retail sales, industrial production and fixed asset investment. And the results whiffed across the board, as all three data prints missed expectations in July. According to China's National Bureau of Statistics , annual retail sales growth rose by 8.8% - down from 9% in the previous month and missing expectations of a 9.1% rise.
    2. Asia share markets tried to regain their footing on Tuesday as tremors from the collapse of the...
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