• Global stocks decline on US interest rate concern

    13 days ago - By Chron

    BEIJING - Global stocks declined Monday on investor concerns about more possible U.S. interest rate hikes.
    KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX fell 0.6 percent to 12,040.26 and France's CAC 40 lost 0.6 percent to 5,325.91. London's FTSE 100 retreated 0.3 percent to 7,298.96. On Friday, the DAX lost 1.1 percent, the CAC 40 dropped 1 percent and the FTSE 100 fell 1.3 percent. On Wall Street, the future for the Standard & Poor's 500 index was down 0.2 percent and that for the Dow Jones industrial average was off 0.3 percent.
    ASIA'S DAY: The Shanghai Composite Index tumbled 3.7 percent to 2,716.51...
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  • Global data, rising yields and possible Fed hike on agenda this week

    14 days ago - By Reuters

    A raft of UK and European data, along with inflation numbers for the US, will offer more indications about the state of the global economy this week as trade wars and high oil prices continue to be a drag on growth. David Pollard reports.
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