Europe stocks edge lower in first reaction to Fed minutes

2019-08-22

European stocks drifted lower on Thursday, after indications that the Federal Reserve last month wasn’t aggressively looking to cut interest rates. Down 2.6% for August heading into the day, the Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, -0.18%  weakened 0.26% to 374.81. The German DAX DAX, +0.08%   dropped 0.18% to 11781.29, theRead More →

Gold prices retreat ahead of Fed minutes

2019-08-21

Gold futures pulled back on Thursday, ahead of the release of minutes of the Federal Reserve’s policy setting meeting on July 30-31 meeting which could provide further clues on the direction of monetary policy. Gold for December delivery GCZ19, -0.19%  was off $3.60, or 0.2%, at $1,512.10 an ounce, afterRead More →