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8th April 2021

European stocks hover at record highs

European stocks hovered near record highs on Wednesday as investors awaited data on service sector activity for the region, with gains for energy companies such as BP …

6th April 2021

Credit Suisse estimates Archegos fallout at $4.7 billion

The Swiss bank says that chief risk officer Lara Warner and Brian Chin, chief executive of its investment bank, …

6th April 2021

AsiaAsian stocks fell on concerns China is holding back loan growth

Most Asian stocks fell on Tuesday as concerns that China would reduce loan growth weighed on sentiment after US …

1st April 2021

AsiaHong Kong hit by dozens of trading stops after earnings deadline

Trading of more than 50 Hong Kong-listed companies was suspended on Thursday after several companies failed to report their …

31st March 2021

MENASaudi Arabia launches $ 1.3 trillion private sector investment boost

Saudi Arabia is trying to divert its economy from its dependence on oil exports, which account for more than …

31st March 2021

EuropeDeliveroo falls more than 30% in its debut on the London Stock Exchange

The company managed to partially liquidate this fall to trade a little more than 3 pounds per share.

30th March 2021

North AmericaTreasury yields rise to its highest level since last January

US bond markets have led a global decline in government debt since January

30th March 2021

Oil fluctuates ahead of key OPEC meeting

Oil fluctuates and volatility persists ahead of OPEC meeting

29th March 2021

Nomura and Credit Suisse warn of multi-million-dollar losses due to hedge fund defaults

Credit Suisse falls 13% in the stock market after forecast of large losses.

29th March 2021

The ship Ever Given refloats, stranded for six days in the Suez Canal

The ship has been blocking maritime traffic in the Suez Canal for six days, causing millions in losses in …

26th March 2021

MENAKuwait Petroleum will seek up to $20 billions of funding to cover shortfall

Kuwait Petroleum Corp will need the money to maintain the country's crude production levels.

25th March 2021

Suez Canal blocked causing major traffic jam

Suez Canal is one of the main maritime crossings in the transport of goods and raw materials, is temporarily …

25th March 2021

North AmericaChinese tech stocks fall as U.S. law threatens to delist firms

On Wednesday, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) adopted a law called the Foreign Company Liability Act.

24th March 2021

AsiaBank of Thailand keeps key rate unchanged and cuts GDP outlook for 2021

Bank of Thailand keeps key rate at record low.

24th March 2021

North AmericaNasdaq leads US equity futures higher

Nasdaq leads futures higher as yields decline.

23rd March 2021

AsiaEuropeTurkish stocks sink, its worst fall in 20 years

Turkey's main stock index plunged more than 5%, triggering market-wide circuit breakers for a second day as the market …

23rd March 2021

EuropeEuropean stocks open lower on concerns over new wave

European stocks retreated from a year-long high on Tuesday morning as mounting concerns about a third wave of COVID-19 …

22nd March 2021

AsiaEuropePlunge in the Turkish lira has investors on the watch

Asian stocks turned mixed, and bonds rebounded on Monday as the fall in the Turkish lira sparked rumors that …

18th March 2021

EuropeCredit Suisse expects fund defaults, Investors threaten to sue

Credit Suisse Group AG said it expects defaults on a $ 10 billion pool of supply chain funds that …

18th March 2021

MENASaudi Aramco to become the world’s leading digitized energy company

Saudi oil giant Aramco is advancing its plans to become the world's leading digitized energy company by leveraging innovative

17th March 2021

North AmericaStock futures steady ahead of fed verdict

Stocks fell as US futures edged ahead of a key Federal Reserve meeting where officials will present their outlook …

15th March 2021

AsiaEuropeU.S. and European equity futures mixed

Asian stocks fell as futures for US and European stocks were mixed on Monday

12th March 2021

EuropeUK trade with EU plunges after Brexit transition period

UK exports to the EU fell 38 percent in January 2021.

10th March 2021

AsiaChina considers stricter rules on STAR board IPOs

China is considering stricter rules for the sale of shares for the first time in Shanghai's Nasdaq-style STAR directory …

9th March 2021

Nasdaq goes into correction and Dow Jones marks highs

Rising US bond yields continue to weigh down on tech companies.

8th March 2021

AsiaAsian stocks fell as tech struggles

Asian stocks fell this Monday with U.S. equity futures, as higher Treasury yields dampened optimism about President Joe Biden's …

5th March 2021

AsiaIndian Central Bank COVID-19 relief measures raise doubts

The Reserve Bank of India called for direct action to boost an economy that went through an unprecedented contraction.