Archive of 22 October 2018

Injured Wawrinka withdraws from Basel

BASEL: A back injury suffered during a Sunday practice session with compatriot Roger Federer forced Stan Wawrinka to pull out of the Swiss Indoors tournament...

Yield curve flattens before auctions

NEW YORK: The US Treasury yield curve flattened to its lowest level in more than two weeks on Monday before the Treasury Department is due...

Sterling sees worst day in a month on fear of challenge to PM May

LONDON: Sterling suffered its worst day in a month on Monday as fears grew that the prickly Irish border issue and disagreements within the UK...

C$ nears five-week low ahead of BoC rate decision this week

TORONTO: The Canadian dollar edged lower against its U.S. counterpart on Monday as the greenback broadly rose and domestic data showed a surprise dip in...

Britain’s FTSE erases gains in choppy trade on gambling, energy stocks

LONDON: Britain's blue-chip share index gave up earlier gains and slipped into negative territory on Monday in see-saw trade as lower oil prices pressured energy...

South Africa’s rand, stocks swept up in EM rally

JOHANNESBURG: South Africa's rand and shares firmed on Monday as emerging markets were boosted by hopes of more economic stimulus from China. At 1530 GMT the...

US dollar up on slides in pound, euro

NEW YORK: The US dollar rose on Monday as the British pound fell on news that Brexit negotiations with the European Union over Northern Ireland...

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