Financial Markets

Venezuela talks stalled over remark on slain rebel policeman

Jan 18, 2018

A top official's claim that Venezuelan opposition leaders helped reveal the hideout of a rebel police officer who was later killed by security forces have stalled talks that aim to resolve the country's deep political and economic crisis

Global stocks mostly higher on strong Chinese growth

Jan 18, 2018

Global shares mostly higher, Wall Street futures flat after China reports strong economic growth figures

Exports, consumers drive China's 6.9 percent growth in 2017

Jan 18, 2018

China's economy expanded at a 6.9 percent pace in 2017, faster than expected and the first annual increase in seven years

Merkel still in charge of her future amid impasse in Germany

Jan 18, 2018

Angela Merkel has defied many forecasts of her looming political demise in 12 years as German chancellor

China says cross-border cash flows hit turning point in '17

Jan 18, 2018

Financial regulators in China say cross-border capital flows hit a turning point in 2017 as foreign currency reserve levels stabilized after two years of declines

Asian shares advance after Wall Street rally; eyes on China

Jan 18, 2018

Asian shares advance as surging tech shares push Dow to record high

Entire operation of federal consumer regulator under review

Jan 17, 2018

Acting director of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau calls for review of entire structure and approach of federal government's consumer watchdog agency

Juno and Boeing climb while Goldman Sachs and GE drop

Jan 17, 2018

Juno Therapeutics and Boeing advance while Goldman Sachs Group and General Electric fall

Here are the other times the Dow has crossed milestones

Jan 17, 2018

Here's a look back at the other times the index of major U.S. blue chip stocks has topped 1,000-point milestones

Markets Right Now: Dow has first close above 26,000 points

Jan 17, 2018

Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street, sending the Dow Jones industrial average to its first close above 26,000 points.

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