Futures rise on optimism over economic revival By Reuters

2020-06-08

© Reuters. New York Stock Exchange opens during COVID-19 By Devik Jain and Medha Singh (Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures rose on Monday as a surprisingly upbeat jobs report last week added to optimism that the world’s biggest economy has weathered the worst fallout of the coronavirus outbreak. LeadingRead More →

India’s Crypto Trading Volume Soars Amid Economic Crisis

2020-06-05

Despite the economic crisis, cryptocurrency trading platforms in India are reporting record-breaking volumes and new users. “People in India are betting big on bitcoin,” Paxful’s CEO said. “The Indian market holds great potential and importance for the future of the crypto-economy.” Record-Breaking Growth Across the Indian Crypto Industry Cryptocurrency tradingRead More →

A spanner in the global economic works By Reuters

2019-11-23

(Reuters) – 1/TRADE WINDS BUFFET GROWTH Can we have it both ways? For two decades, trade expansion has fueled rapid global economic growth. But with trade volumes contracting at a rate of more than 1% year-on-year and the Sino-U.S trade war nearing its two-year anniversary, world growth will plumb decade-lowsRead More →

U.S. stock market falls on economic growth concerns

2019-10-18

U.S. stocks fell Friday after data showed China’s economic growth slowing further in the third quarter offset a good start to the corporate earnings reporting season. Bearish news on Johnson & Johnson JNJ, -5.37%  and Boeing BA, -3.96%  also weighed on the Dow. What are major indexes doing? The DowRead More →

European stocks slammed by economic concerns

2019-10-02

European stocks on Wednesday were engulfed in red on concerns over the state of the U.S. economy, the world’s largest. The Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, -1.03%  fell 0.84% to 384.73. The German DAX DAX, -0.89%  dropped 0.92% to 12151.08, the French CAC 40 PX1, -1.23%  tumbled 1% to 5541.60 andRead More →

British stocks struggle as economic concerns reignite

2019-08-14

British stocks languished on Wednesday, with worries about the health of the global economy returning to pressure equities. The U.K. FTSE 100 UKX, -0.53%  fell 0.33% to 7227.23 and the mid-cap FTSE 250 MCX, -0.40%  dropped 0.3% to 18947.80. Europe stocks also were lower, as were U.S. stock futures ES00,Read More →