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Financial Services, Industries

European Central Bank pushes banks to speed up climate work

November 2, 2022

Via: ABC News

The European Central Bank is warning that many of the financial institutions it oversees are moving too slowly to shield themselves and Europe’s banking system from the impact of climate change, and it is setting new deadlines to meet those […]


Finance Tech, Trading

Global stocks mixed ahead of US GDP, Europe rates decision

October 27, 2022

Via: ABC News

Global stock markets were mixed Thursday ahead of an update on the U.S. economy and a European Central Bank meeting that is expected to raise its key interest rate to a 13-year high to fight stubborn inflation. London and Hong […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Defining Week for the Euro: ECB Lift-Off, CPI and Bond Market Jitters

July 18, 2022

Via: DailyFX

ECB to Finally Achieve Lift-off This week Thursday we have the European Central Bank (ECB) rate decision on hand. The much anticipated 25 basis point hike has been communicated extensively by ECB Governing Council members for many weeks now but […]


Financial Services, Industries

European Central Bank gathers after borrowing costs rise

June 15, 2022

Via: ABC News

The European Central Bank’s rate-setting council will hold an unscheduled meeting Wednesday “to discuss market conditions,” with borrowing costs for several countries having increased after the bank said it would raise interest rates — bringing back bad memories of the […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Euro Price Forecast: Hawkish ECB on the Cards for EUR/USD Tomorrow?

June 8, 2022

Via: DailyFX

Money markets are becoming increasingly optimistic about a more aggressive European Central Bank (ECB) tomorrow after adding a few extra basis points yearly forecast. There has been much talk around a 50bps rate hike in July and rumors of a […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Euro (EUR) Price Outlook: No End Yet in Sight for EUR/USD Weakness

November 17, 2021

Via: DailyFX

The tumble in EUR/USD that has taken it from a high of 1.2266 on May 25 to only just above 1.13 now shows no sign of ending anytime soon. Indeed, the price has now broken below the support line connecting […]


Finance Tech, Trading

European stocks clock fresh record highs; miners slide

November 15, 2021

Via: Investing.com

European shares hit another record peak on Monday after comments from European Central Bank Chief Christine Lagarde helped beat back bets of tighter monetary policy, while a fall in miners kept gains at bay. ECB President Lagarde said the current […]


Financial Services, Industries, News

European Central Bank gives economy another dose of stimulus

December 10, 2020

Via: ABC News

The European Central Bank unleashed another half-trillion euro ($600 billion) wave of stimulus as a winter surge in COVID-19 infections shuts down large parts of the economy and wipes out pre-Christmas sales revenue ahead of the region’s most important holiday. […]


Finance Tech, Trading

U.S. stock futures point lower as tech rebound fights for altitude early Thursday ahead of data on jobless claims

September 10, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Futures pointed to a lower start for U.S. stocks Thursday, but declines were limited, as investors digested a policy update from the European Central Bank and weighed its implications for U.S. assets. Technology shares rebounded on Wednesday after the Nasdaq […]


News

Eurozone economy suffers record drop during lockdown months

July 31, 2020

Via: ABC News

PARIS — The economy of the 19-country eurozone shrank by a devastating 12.1% percent in the April-June period from the quarter before – the largest drop on record – as coronavirus lockdowns shut businesses and hampered consumer spending. Economists say […]


Finance Tech, Trading

Global stocks turn lower ahead of ECB decision, US data

June 4, 2020

Via: ABC News

Stock markets edged lower on Thursday as investors looked ahead to the European Central Bank’s decision on more monetary stimulus and the latest weekly jobless claims figures in the United States. Indexes in London, Frankfurt and U.S. futures were lower. […]


Industries, Manufacturing

Coronavirus is threatening a manufacturing comeback in the Eurozone

March 2, 2020

Via: Fortune

Euro-area factories saw the first clear signs of the coronavirus hitting their business in February, with widespread delivery delays and steep declines in foreign orders. The epidemic, which has spread to the European continent after emerging in China late last […]


Finance Tech, Trading

European chip stocks tumble on Apple warning, while HSBC slumps on profit slide

February 18, 2020

Via: Market Watch

European stocks came under pressure on Tuesday, with chip makers heading south after Apple warned it will miss its quarterly revenue target due to coronavirus fallout, while shares of HSBC slid as it announced a profit slump and suspension of […]


Finance Tech, Trading

European stocks extend rally on thawing U.S.-China signs

February 6, 2020

Via: Market Watch

European stocks extended a rally on Thursday, getting a further boost as a sign of warming U.S.-China trade relations stoked optimism, even as a virus continues to curb the world’s number-two economy. After the largest three-day percentage gain since early […]


Finance Tech, Trading

European stocks sluggish at start of short holiday week

December 23, 2019

Via: Market Watch

European equity markets struggled to build on record highs on Monday, as investors appeared to take a breather at the start of a holiday-shortened week. The benchmark Stoxx 600 SXXP, +0.03% traded flat at 418.57, after closing out Friday’s session […]


Finance Tech, Trading

European stocks on track for worst decline in six weeks on China trade concerns

November 20, 2019

Via: Market Watch

European stocks were on track for their worst single-day performance in six weeks following concerns over the U.S.-China trade talks. The Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, -0.78% fell 0.54% to 403.32, its worst day since October 8. The German DAX DAX, […]


Finance Tech, Trading

European stocks edge lower on China trade concerns and ‘worst of all worlds’ German economic data

November 14, 2019

Via: Market Watch

European stocks slipped on Thursday on concern over the state of U.S.-China trade talks, as data showed a stagnating economy in Germany. The Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, +0.02% dropped 0.08% to 405.52, which still is near to its record close […]


Finance Tech, Trading

European stocks turn higher as leaders declare Brexit deal

October 17, 2019

Via: Market Watch

European stocks turned higher Thursday as key political leaders say they’ve reached a deal for U.K. to exit the European Union. The pact, announced by U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, will still need ratification […]


Finance Tech, Trading

European markets falter as oil prices plummet and U.S. interest rate hikes loom

December 18, 2018

Via: Market Watch

European markets were mostly in the red on Tuesday, as crude oil prices plummeted to new lows and investors remained jittery over an expected U.S. interest rate hike. Oil and energy led the decliners. What did markets do? The Stoxx […]


Finance Tech, Trading

European shares tick higher, but U.K. stocks dip

August 29, 2018

Via: Market Watch

European markets inched higher on Wednesday, tracking recent gains in U.S. markets that came on an apparent easing of trade-related tensions. Where are the major benchmarks trading? The Stoxx Europe 600 Index SXXP, -0.11% rose 0.3% to 386.69. Thus far […]