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Global Stocks Slide

Reuters | Posted 05.03.2014 | Business

* U.S. stock futures down 1.0 pct, Japan's Nikkei falls 1.3 pct * Yen, Swiss franc and gold gain on safe-haven plays, euro pressured ...

World Shares Hit 5-Year High

Reuters | Marc Jones | Posted 05.08.2013 | Business

* European shares rise further, MSCI world index hits 4-3/4 yr high * U.S. jobs data eyed, China exports beat forecasts * Dollar touches 3-...

Global Stocks Fall On Fears Of Looming Fiscal Crisis

Reuters | Posted 01.08.2013 | Business

* Wall Street shares fall further after Wednesday slump * Euro hits two-month low after ECB holds rates steady * U.S., G...

Another IPO Fail

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 08.01.2012 | Business

Dealogic says motorsport franchise Formula One has delayed its estimated $2 billion initial public offering in Singapore, joining a slew of companies ...

Stocks Rise As U.S. Data Improves, Italy Moves Towards Austerity

AP | CARLO PIOVANO | Posted 02.15.2012 | Business

LONDON — Global stocks were muted on Friday as concerns about Europe's debt crisis flared back up, with Fitch ratings agency warning it could do...

Wall Street Ends Worst Quarter Since Depths Of 2008 Crisis

Posted 12.01.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Edward Krudy) - Stocks ended their worst quarter since the depths of the 2008 credit crisis, crippled by Europe's debt debacle, a U.S. c...

World Stocks Fall On Fears That U.S. Jobs Plan Will Stall In Congress

Posted 11.09.2011 | Business

LONDON (Emelia Sithole-Matarise) - World stocks fell Friday on investor worries that a U.S. plan to stimulate jobs and growth will be held up in C...

Europe Shares Suffer Worst Monthly Loss Since Lehman Brothers Collapse

Posted 10.31.2011 | Business

LONDON (Dominic Lau) - European shares suffered their biggest monthly loss in August since Lehman Brothers collapsed in 2008, with German stocks p...

World Stocks Slide Again On Double-Dip Recession Fears

AP | COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 10.19.2011 | Business

MILAN — Global stocks fell again Friday as fears of a possible U.S. recession combined with ongoing worries over Europe's debt crisis, which is ...

Stocks Plunge As More Signs Of Economic Weakness Emerge

AP | STAN CHOE | Posted 10.18.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Just when Wall Street seemed to have settled down, a barrage of bad economic reports collided with fresh worries about European banks...

Global Stocks Sent Higher On Federal Reserve's Low-Rate Pledge (VIDEO)

AP | Pan Pylas | Posted 10.10.2011 | Business

LONDON (AP) -- A pledge by the Federal Reserve to keep extremely low interest rates for another couple of years has calmed investors' jitters, sending...

World Shares Recover All Of Post-Japan Losses

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON - Global stocks inched higher on Thursday and are now higher than when Japan's earthquake and tsunami struck, buoyed by confidence that the w...