[NEW YORK] Stocks suffered their steepest drop in eight months on Wednesday, as rising interest rates gnawed at investors and as previously high-flying technology shares tumbled in the face of...

SYDNEY (REUTERS) - Asian share markets sank on Thursday after Wall Street suffered its worst drubbing in eight months, a conflagration of wealth that could threaten business confidence and investment...

[LONDON] Global equity markets rose on Monday as traders brushed off a chaotic G-7 meeting to focus instead on US President Donald Trump's upcoming summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un...

[LONDON] Stocks in Europe followed Asian peers lower as investors began to switch their attention away from the Federal Reserve and back to earnings and the outlook for global trade. The US dollar...

THERE'S been lots of competition for the title of Asia's best-performing stock market this year. Among the major equity indexes in the region, eight have climbed to records in the first...

[TOKYO] Early Asia markets, US stock futures and the US dollar slumped on Wednesday after a key advocate for free trade in the White House announced his resignation, fanning fears President Donald...

[Hong Kong] Asian markets turned negative again on Monday as the fallout from Donald Trump's steel and aluminium tariffs continues to feed concerns of a global trade war...

COMMENTARY

ACCORDING to an old proverb, success has many fathers, but failure is an orphan. That proved to be all too true of the 2008-09 Great Recession. In the aftermath, nobody in the policymaking, financial...

[NEW YORK] "The stock market has smashed one record after another, gaining US$8 trillion in value. That is great news for Americans' 401(k), retirement, pension and college savings accounts...

REGIONAL indices powered ahead on Tuesday on the back of a rally in oil and other commodities, with concerns of US President Donald Trump's two-day visit to South Korea taking a back seat. ...