European stocks and the euro jump on Ukrainian advances in the northeast

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 12 (Reuters) – European stocks surged on Monday after Ukrainian forces made a rapid advance into Kharkiv province in Russia’s worst setback since abandoning its push into Kyiv in March, while the euro extended gains inspired by the European Central Bank last week. On … Read more

Asian stocks stagnate as investors await more rate action

People walk past an electronic screen showing Japan’s Nikkei stock price index at a conference room in Tokyo, Japan June 14, 2022. REUTERS/Issei Kato/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG, Sept 6 (Reuters) – Asian stocks largely wiped out early morning gains on Tuesday afternoon as investors remained cautious … Read more

Japan signals return to nuclear power to stabilize energy supply

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida delivers a speech at his official residence in Tokyo, Japan July 14, 2022. Xinhua/Zhang Xiaoyu/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, Aug 24 (Reuters) – Japan will restart more idle nuclear power plants and consider developing next-generation reactors, Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said … Read more

Stocks slide and dollar firm ahead of Jackson Hole conference

Fed sticks to hawkish tone – analysts U.S. Terminal Rate Expectations Rise, Dollar Gains New swings hit property stocks in China SINGAPORE, Aug 24 (Reuters) – Asian stock markets fell for an eighth consecutive session on Wednesday as investors worried about the scale of the problems in China’s property sector and braced for a hawkish … Read more

Eurozone slide into recession puts euro at 20-year low

PMI data bolsters European recession expectations Dollar leads after euro hits 20-year low, sterling slips Investors ask how hawkish the Fed will be in Jackson Hole Oil rebounds as Saudis talk production cuts US PMI expected just after Wall Street opens LONDON, Aug 23 (Reuters) – The contraction of the euro zone economy for a … Read more

The Nord Stream 1 pipeline will be closed for three days in the latest fuel blow in Europe

Pipeline shutdown from August 31 to September 31. 2 for maintenance The disclosure comes as gas flows have fallen to 20% This decision increases the energy impasse of Europe and Moscow FRANKFURT/BERLIN, Aug 19 (Reuters) – Russia will cut off natural gas supplies to Europe for three days at the end of the month through … Read more

Asia shares mixed shares, China cuts rates as data disappoints

FILE PHOTO – People walk past an electronic screen showing Japan’s Nikkei stock price index at a conference room in Tokyo, Japan June 14, 2022. REUTERS/Issei Kato Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 Nikkei edge higher, S&P 500 futures plunge PBOC lowers key rates, Chinese data sorely lacking in forecasts Eyes … Read more

Shell breaks record again with $11.5 billion in profits

General view of a Shell petrol station sign in Milton Keynes, Britain January 5, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers/File Photo GLOBAL BUSINESS WEEK AHEAD Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Shell announces $6 billion buyout program Refining margins triple in second quarter Solid profits on gas and electricity trading LONDON, July 28 (Reuters) – … Read more

Oil rises for a second day on supply issues

The pattern of oil barrels is seen in front of the rising stock market chart in this illustration, July 24, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Russian Gazprom tightens pressure on gas flows to Europe The Fed is expected to raise rates by 75 basis points on Wednesday Brent … Read more