Gold scores a pop from historic oil outage

2019-09-16

Gold futures headed solidly higher on Monday after an attack on Saudi Arabian oil production sent oil prices skyrocketing and investors turning to haven assets, including bonds and precious metals. December gold GCZ19, +0.66%  on Comex gained $9.70, or 0.7%, to $1,509.20 an ounce, after registering on Friday a weeklyRead More →

London Stock Exchange suffers worst outage in 8 years

2019-08-16

Getty Images People walk past the logo of the London Stock Exchange A fault at the London Stock Exchange prevented blue-chip British companies from trading on Friday for over an hour, the longest such outage in 8 years. What was called a “technical software issue” kept FTSE 100 UKX, +0.47%Read More →