Financial Markets

Mnuchin says Trump respects the independence of the Fed

Oct 12, 2018

Mnuchin says Trump respects the independence of the Federal Reserve

Stocks open sharply higher on Wall Street following a two-day rout; Dow industrials jump almost 400 points

Oct 12, 2018

Stocks open sharply higher on Wall Street following a two-day rout; Dow industrials jump almost 400 points

World markets claw back losses on possible Trump-Xi meet

Oct 12, 2018

World shares claw back losses on possible Trump-Xi meeting at Group of 20 summit

Indonesian president says trade wars too destructive

Oct 12, 2018

Indonesian president says trade wars are an invitation to destruction, as shares rebound on news of possible Trump-Xi meeting

China trade surplus with US widens to record $34.1B

Oct 12, 2018

China's trade surplus with the United States widened to a record $34.1 billion in September as exports to the U.S. market rose by 13 percent amid a worsening tariff war

Asian markets mixed on strong Chinese trade data

Oct 12, 2018

Asian markets mixed on strong Chinese trade data

Markets Right Now: US stocks slump on day of wide swings

Oct 11, 2018

US stocks slump again, two-day decline is biggest since February

Mortgage rates leap to 7-year highs; 30-year at 4.90 percent

Oct 11, 2018

Mortgage rates leap to 7-year highs; 30-year average at 4.90 percent

Zimbabwe arrests protest organizers as economy plunges

Oct 11, 2018

Zimbabwe arrests protest organizers as country faces worst economic crisis in a decade

Stock market drop spreads, Wall Street set to fall again

Oct 11, 2018

Stock markets sink, extending losses from Wall Street, as investors worry that higher interest rates will dent company earnings and a trade war will crimp global business.

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