[LONDON] European stock markets dropped over 2 per cent at the open Friday following three days of gains as traders react to global stimulus action to tackle the economic fallout from the...

[LONDON] European stock markets jumped at the open on Wednesday, building on the previous session's huge gains, as governments and central banks prop up a global economy ravaged by coronavirus...

[LONDON] European stocks rallied Tuesday at the open after the US Federal Reserve unveiled an unprecedented bond-buying programme to support the US economy and help curb the economic impact of...

CURRENCIES

THE dollar erased early losses on Monday as a global selloff in stocks intensified, boosting its safe-haven appeal.

MARK TO MARKET

SOME of the biggest news stories this past week were reminiscent of anecdotes I heard as a child from elderly relatives and family friends about the war years.

WALL STREET INSIGHT

AS the Covid-19 death toll mounted worldwide last week, the US economy ground to a sudden halt, causing a historic stock-market crash and the beginnings of a credit crisis.

NEWS ANALYSIS

MANY institutional and individual investors will face unfamiliar territory when they emerge from the current "fog of war" in which they are managing their investments and retirements through the...

COMMENTARY

THE coronavirus outbreak is costing hedge funds billions, as a massive dislocation across asset classes causes a breakdown in traditional relationships.

[LONDON] Europe's stock markets opened mixed Thursday as investors took on board the European Central Bank's US$800-billion bond-buying stimulus programme aimed at containing the economic damage...

[LONDON] European stock markets sank further in opening deals on Wednesday, as global stimulus measures failed to offset expectations that coronavirus would tip the world into recession, dealers...