2019-08-15 20:31:52| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Index of Britains top 100 firms at six-month low and oil prices fall 3% to below $58 a barrelStock markets in Europe extended their losing streak on Thursday and oil prices fell 3% to below $58 a barrel as mounting recession concerns continued to hit investor confidence.The index of Britains top 100 firms dropped more than 1% to hit a six-month low and and stock markets in continental Europe also dipped in response to investors channelling their funds into financial safe havens. However, US stocks staged a modest recovery after heavy sell-offs on Wednesday. Continue reading...
2019-08-15 12:27:32| Business - International Herald Tribune
The world economy is under increasing stress as growth cools and trade tensions take a mounting toll. Yesterday, that became painfully apparent.
2019-08-15 10:05:33| Business - International Herald Tribune
Asian shares ended up mixed and Europe opened mildly positive, though economic worries will continue to plague investors.
2019-08-15 04:55:33| Between the Hedges
2019-08-15 00:24:37| Business - International Herald Tribune
Shares on Wall Street fell sharply after reports showed a slowdown in China and a contraction in Germany, partly reflecting the U.S. trade wars impact.