Stock Markets3 hours ago (Apr 08, 2020 02:09AM ET) (C) Reuters. By Peter Nurse Investing.com - European stock markets are set to largely open lower Wednesday, consolidating after posting gains this week, amid disagreements over how to finance the region's response to the coronavirus crisis. At 2:15 AM ET (0615 GMT), {{167|France's CAC 40 futures and the FTSE 100 futures ...

(C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Man wearing a mask walks past the headquarters of the People's Bank of China, the central bank, in Beijing By Kevin Yao BEIJING (Reuters) - China's central bank will ramp up its policy easing to support the coronavirus-ravaged economy but debt worries and property risks will prevent it from following the U.S. Federal Reserve's steep rate ...

Economy19 hours ago (Apr 08, 2020 01:15AM ET) 2/2 (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks in Washington 2/2 By Howard Schneider (Reuters) - U.S. Federal Reserve officials launched an economic rescue plan in record time last month as the coronavirus pandemic spread, reaching decisions that may shape the global economy for decades to come in ...

Technology5 hours ago (Apr 08, 2020 12:30AM ET) (C) Reuters. Signage is seen at an Amazon facility in Bethpage on Long Island in New York (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (O:AMZN) will suspend a delivery service that aims to compete with UPS (N:UPS) and FedEx (N:FDX) in the United States. The online retailer told customers that the service, Amazon Shipping, will ...

Economy20 hours ago (Apr 08, 2020 12:30AM ET) (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A man wearing protective face mask walks in front of a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo By Kaori Kaneko TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan is expected to slip into a deep recession this year with the economy set to contract for a third straight quarter in ...

Forex5 hours ago (Apr 08, 2020 12:27AM ET) (C) Reuters. By Gina Lee Investing.com - The U.S dollar reversed its losses on Wednesday in Asia as investors flocked to safe havens amid increasing numbers of fatalities from the COVID-19 pandemic. New York state and the United Kingdom announced their highest daily death toll overnight, despite the falling number of cases ...

Stock Markets2 hours ago (Apr 07, 2020 11:35PM ET) (C) Reuters. People wearing protective face masks look at a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo By Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian stocks stepped back on Wednesday after two sessions of sharp gains as investors tempered their optimism about the coronavirus while death tolls were still mounting across ...

Sign In/Free Sign Up 0 Commodities13 minutes ago (Apr 08, 2020 05:35AM ET) (C) Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A maze of crude oil pipes and valves at the Strategic Petroleum Reserve in Freeport, Texas By Alex Lawler LONDON (Reuters) - Oil steadied near $32 a barrel on Wednesday, supported by hopes that a meeting between OPEC members ...

Economy21 hours ago (Apr 07, 2020 11:05PM ET) SEOUL (Reuters) - Bank loans to South Korean households in March jumped by the most on record, central bank data showed on Wednesday, as credit loans for stock investments and home sales outside Seoul surged after the government rolled out fresh property regulations. Household loans owed to banks increased a net 9.6 ...

Commodities6 hours ago (Apr 07, 2020 10:52PM ET) (C) Reuters. By Gina Lee Investing.com - Gold prices in Asia traded slightly lower on Wednesday morning despite continuing economic uncertainty. The yellow metal continued its losses from the previous session as gold futures were down 0.22% at $1,680 by 9:33 PM ET (2:33 AM GMT). Although gold prices tend to move ...

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