Equity

Easing of restrictions boosts Saudi; other markets mixed

Easing of restrictions boosts Saudi; other markets mixed

The index declined 0.7pc, with sharia-compliant lender Dubai Islamic Bank falling 1.4pc and lender Emirates NBD was down 0.8pc. The Abu Dhabi index edged...

US stocks end mostly up as Trump stops short of tariffs on China

US stocks end mostly up as Trump stops short of tariffs on China

Trading in US stocks was choppy throughout the session, with major indices sinking into negative territory as a mid-afternoon White House speech by President...

Latam assets slip on China-US tensions, but gain in May

Latam assets slip on China-US tensions, but gain in May

MSCI Latam stocks index up 6% in May Mexican shares slide more than 2% Mexican peso flat on pressure from oil prices Most Latin American...

Wall Street retreats ahead of Trump’s response on Hong Kong

Wall Street retreats ahead of Trump’s response on Hong Kong

Salesforce falls after slashing profit, revenue outlook Nordstrom dives after reporting quarterly loss Indexes down: Dow 1.06%, S&P 0.71%, Nasdaq 0.12% Wall Street's main indexes...

Coffee maker JDE Peet’s IPO wrapped up in just 72 hours

Coffee maker JDE Peet’s IPO wrapped up in just 72 hours

JDE Peet's, whose brands include Douwe Egberts, Peet's Coffee and Jacobs, is Europe's biggest initial public offering (IPO) this year. It raised 2.25 billion...

Stocks slip as investors await Trump’s Hong Kong response

Stocks slip as investors await Trump’s Hong Kong response

In Europe, the pan-regional STOXX 600 index lost 1.30% and MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe shed 0.59%. Optimism has grown as countries...

Wall Street stocks open mostly lower amid US-China tensions

Wall Street stocks open mostly lower amid US-China tensions

Shortly after the opening bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stood at 25,261.79, down 0.6 percent. NEW YORK: Wall Street stocks opened mostly lower Friday...

Tokyo stocks close lower on US-China tension

Tokyo stocks close lower on US-China tension

The Nikkei 225 index slipped 0.18 percent, or 38.42 points, at 21,877.89. Over the week, the key index rose 7.31 percent. Stock prices had...

European stocks slide at open

European stocks slide at open

In the eurozone, the Paris CAC 40 index sank 1.1 percent to 4,719.44 points and in Frankfurt the DAX shed 1.4 percent to 11,622.41...

Hong Kong stocks end week with more losses

Hong Kong stocks end week with more losses

The Hang Seng Index fell 0.74 percent, or 171.29 points, to 22,961.47. HONG KONG: Hong Kong stocks finished with more losses Friday as traders nervously...

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