Federal Reserve hike, Bank of Japan, interest rates, currencies

Oil prices rise after Fed raises rates, demand concerns remain Oil prices rose after the third consecutive rate hike by the Federal Reserve. Reuters also I mentioned Chinese refineries They expect the country to release up to 15 million tons of oil product export quotas for the rest of the year, citing people familiar with … Read more

European markets open for closing, earnings, data and news

Fortum shares soar 9.5% ahead of Uniper deal Fortum Shares rose 9.5% in afternoon trading on Tuesday on news that the German government was closing a deal to nationalize the gas giant. Uniper. Germany is considering buying Finnish energy company Fortum’s controlling stake in Uniper, details are expected to be announced on Wednesday. Karen Gilchrist … Read more

European stocks fell at the open as traders await the Federal Reserve meeting

US stocks open lower US stocks opened lower on Monday as investors looked to The Federal Reserve will meet for two days this week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.8% in early morning trading. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq were down 0.9%. Karen Gilchrist Rheinmetall up 3.7% German arms manufacturer Rheinmetall It rose … Read more

European markets open to close, stocks, news, data and earnings

US stocks open lower US stocks opened lower on Thursday Wall Street braced for more price hikes After the European Central Bank increased. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 1% while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq were down 0.8%. Karen Gilchrist European Central Bank raises interest rates by 75 basis points to tackle rising … Read more