Morning Bid: Runaway oil | Reuters

A look at the day ahead in European and global markets from Anshuman Daga Just when stock markets seemed to be regaining their footing after a wild third quarter – beset by rising interest rates and the dollar’s runaway gains – there’s more trouble brewing. This time, oil prices are to blame. Register now for … Read more

Morning Bid: No rest for the weary

British Prime Minister Liz Truss (left) meets Ukrainian First Lady, Olena Zelenska at The Ukrainian Institute of America, where they viewed an exhibition illustrating the atrocities taking place in Ukraine, in New York City, New York, US, September 20, 2022. Stefan Rousseau/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register A look … Read more

Global shares fall on fears of global economic slowdown

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., May 12, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register World stocks drop to 1-1/2 yr low, down almost 20% YTD Europe down over 2%, US equity futures struggle Dollar hits 2yr highs, accelerates … Read more

Le Pen shrugs off ‘doom-mongering’ by markets over Sunday’s election

Presidential election’s first round on Sunday Far right’s Le Pen narrowing gap on Macron Risk premium on French bonds rises Purchasing power is a top concern for voters PARIS, April 7 (Reuters) – French far-right candidate Marine Le Pen shrugged off market jitters triggered by her good ratings ahead of Sunday’s first round of the … Read more