Europe Inc. Sprints Ahead of U.S.

Big European companies are riding a return of consumer confidence, ringing up their fastest growth in profits in seven years and outpacing U.S. counterparts......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 19th, 2017

Australia"s Qantas hops ahead with first nonstop flight to Europe

Finally, after 93 years, Australian airline Qantas gets to fly the way it's always wanted......»»

Category: topSource: moneyOct 16th, 2017

Ethereum Goes Mainstream: First Ever Ether ETN Launched On Nasdaq Stockholm

At a time when the SEC is still debating whether to permit bitcoin-based ETFs in the US, Europe has been one step ahead thanks to the Swedish-based XBT Exchange Traded Notes (from provider CoinShares). And today, remaining one step ahead of the US, the .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 11th, 2017

Europe Markets: Spain’s IBEX slides almost 1% on looming risk of Catalan independence

Lingering worries over the Catalan crisis drags Spanish stocks down again Tuesday, dampening momentum for European stocks ahead of a closely watched address by the Catalan separatist leader......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 10th, 2017

Europe cautious ahead of Catalonia independence call

LONDON (Reuters) - World shares ground out a fresh record high on Tuesday, making it almost 50 for the year, although Europe tread cautiously as markets waited to see whether Spain's Catalonia region would push for independence later in the day......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 10th, 2017

Dollar Surge Continues Ahead Of Jobs Report; Europe Dips As Catalan Fears Return

World stocks eased back from record highs and fell for the first time in eight days, as jitters about Catalonia’s independence push returned while bets on higher U.S. interest rates.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 6th, 2017

Europe Markets: European stocks slip with U.S. jobs data in view; Spanish banks resume selloff

European stocks edged lower on Friday, as investors digested a tumultuous week of political drama in Spain and the U.K. and looked ahead to the closely watched jobs report in the U.S. later in the day......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 6th, 2017

Catalonia’s Independence Bad for Madrid – and Tech

The images coming from Catalonia this weekend have been a worrying throwback to less peaceful times in Spain, Europe’s sixth largest economy. An independence referendum, outlawed by the government in Madrid, went ahead despite… The post .....»»

Category: topSource: redherringOct 4th, 2017

Global Economy Week Ahead: Eurozone and U.S. Unemployment, India Rate Decision

This week’s economic calendar features two unemployment readings that will be closely watched as central bankers in Europe and the U.S. aim to raise interest rates and shrink balance sheets even as they puzzle over weak inflation readings......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 1st, 2017

Euro Tumbles Ahead Of Yellen, Macron Speeches As Stocks Shake Off Korean Crisis

S&P futures are flat after Monday’s drop in the S&P 500 where a rout in Apple weighed on tech companies and tensions with North Korea persist; Asian stocks are modestly lower while Europe has shaken off the Korean crisis and is in the green on the.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 26th, 2017

Germany ETFs fall after election results suggests political turbulence ahead

Exchange-traded funds that track the Germany stock market fell on Monday, in the wake of an election in the country that suggested political turbulence could be ahead in Europe's largest economy. .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 25th, 2017

Europe Markets: European stocks chip out small gain on concerns over German election

The DAX ticks higher as investors digested the outcome of Germany’s general election, which delivered a win for Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative alliance but signaled potential turbulence ahead......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 25th, 2017

Europe Markets: European stocks waver as traders brace for Fed policy update

European stocks swung between small gains and losses on Tuesday, with investors staying cautious ahead of this week’s Federal Reserve meeting that will be scrutinized for hints on future U.S. monetary policy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 19th, 2017

Europe Markets: European stocks slip as traders wait for Fed rate update

European stock markets trade slightly lower on Tuesday, with investors staying cautious ahead of this week’s Federal Reserve meeting that will be scrutinized for hints on future U.S. monetary policy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 19th, 2017

HSBC"s incoming chairman set to face CEO succession questions

LONDON (Reuters) - Mark Tucker, the incoming chairman of HSBC , will likely face questions over who will take over as CEO when he meets investors in Europe's biggest bank ahead of taking up his post at the lender in October......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 13th, 2017

Merkel to Bring More Terrorists to Europe

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s CDU party is comfortably ahead of all contenders. Her approval rating, however, has not yet fully recovered after going into a tailspin following her ha.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 11th, 2017

Europe"s bank regulators on expensive hiring binge ahead of Brexit

Goldman Sachs, Citigroup and Morgan Stanley intend to expand in the European Union.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 10th, 2017

French president tells IMF: Europe doesn"t need you

Greek authorities have banned protests through a large part of central Athens and mobilized more than 2,000 police ahead of a two-day visit by French President Emmanuel Macron......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 7th, 2017

Stocks, dollar advance ahead of U.S. jobs data

LONDON (Reuters) - Gains for Europe and Asia pushed world shares back towards record highs on Friday, while the dollar crept up ahead of the monthly excitement of U.S. payrolls data......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 1st, 2017

Europe Markets: European close in the red as Yellen disappoints ahead of Draghi speech

European stock markets finished Friday’s session by swinging into the red, pulling back as U.S. Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen gave nothing away about the path forward for monetary policy in the world’s largest economy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 25th, 2017

Stocks Higher Ahead of Jackson Hole Speakers

Stock markets around the world edged higher Friday ahead of a raft of speeches from top central bankers meeting in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, France’s CAC 40 was up 0.3 percent at 5,126 while the FTSE 10.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseAug 25th, 2017