Financial Markets

Markets Right Now: Wall Street closes slightly higher Monday

Jun 11, 2018

Stocks are closing slightly higher on Wall Street Monday as companies including Envision Healthcare rise on deal news and household goods makers continued a recent string of gains

Global markets higher ahead of Trump-Kim meeting

Jun 11, 2018

Global markets are mostly higher as Donald Trump prepares to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

UK manufacturing shrinks at fastest rate since Oct 2012

Jun 11, 2018

Official figures show that manufacturing output in Britain fell in April at its fastest rate in five and a half years, a development that raises questions over the economic rebound in the second quarter

Bitcoin at 2-month low after South Korean exchange hacked

Jun 11, 2018

A South Korean cryptocurrency exchange says hackers stole about one-third of the coins traded on the exchange

Asian markets mixed ahead of Trump-Kim summit in Singapore

Jun 11, 2018

Asian markets were mixed Monday before President Donald Trump planned to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and after his outburst at Canada's prime minister over trade

Italy's economy minister insists abandoning euro not planned

Jun 10, 2018

Italy's new economy minister insist the populist government doesn't have plans to leave the eurozone

Jordan's king, EU foreign policy chief review ailing economy

Jun 9, 2018

Jordan's king, EU foreign policy chief discuss kingdom's economic challenges, meeting just days after mass protests against proposed tax increases

German minister urges jobless fund, tax to bolster euro

Jun 9, 2018

Germany's finance minister is urging bolder steps to strengthen the euro currency union by setting up a fund to help countries hard hit by unemployment and by laying the foundations of an EU-wide tax system

Sen. Tina Smith's amendment would complete PolyMet land swap

Jun 8, 2018

Sen. Tina Smith has proposed an amendment to force completion of a land swap needed for the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota

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Jun 8, 2018

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