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Index Name Value Net change % Change
STX STOXX50E 2991.11 +20.27 +0.68
FTSE FTSE100 6849.38 +41.71 +0.61
GDAXI GDAXI 10438.34 +76.86 +0.74
CAC40 CAC40 4432.45 +33.77 +0.77
SSMI SSMI 8220.07 +44.65 +0.55
SPX SPX 2171.37 +11.44 +0.53
IRTS IRTS 975.31 +2.13 +0.22
NSQ NSQ 5318.55 +12.84 +0.24
DOW DJI 18339.24 +110.94 +0.61
IBEX IBEX35 8740.40 +52.20 +0.60
N225 N225 16693.71 +228.31 +1.39
NYSE NYA 10753.45 +88.11 +0.83

commodities

Energy Value Net change % Change
BRENT Oil 48.65 -0.04 -0.08
WTI Oil 47.16 +2.49 +5.57
NYMEX 2.98 -0.04 -1.47
metals Value Net change % Change
Gold 1322.09 +0.74 +0.06
Platinum 1037 +7.51 +0.73
Silver 19.19 +0.004 +0.02
Symbol Name Value Net change % Change
EUR Euro .8916 -0.0001 -0.01
JPY Japanese Yen 101.74 +1.08 +1.07
GBP UK Pound .7685 +0.0005 +0.07
CHF CH Franc .9725 +0.0008 +0.08
RUB RU Rouble 63 -0.0787 -0.12

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Turkish president dismisses S&P ratings cut

Ratings agency S&P has cut Turkey's credit rating due to rising political uncertainty. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said domestic and international investors shouldn't be concerned.

Ratings agency S&P has cut Turkey's credit rating due to rising political uncertainty. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said domestic and international investors shouldn't be concerned.

Business

Pound boosted by UK leadership change

Britain's leadership change, with Theresa May taking over from David Cameron, has boosted the value of the pound, but not by much as foreign exchange traders believe it will fall further.

Britain's leadership change, with Theresa May taking over from David Cameron, has boosted the value of the pound, but not by much as foreign exchange traders believe it will fall further.

Business

Pound hits new post-Brexit low

The pound has slumped further in reaction to the UK's vote to leave the European Union, at one stage slipping below $1.28 in trading in Asia. The euro is also weak.

The pound has slumped further in reaction to the UK's vote to leave the European Union, at one stage slipping below $1.28 in trading in Asia. The euro is also weak.

Business

Shares steady as markets shrug off impact of Paris attacks

Worldwide tributes to the victims of the Paris terror attacks extended to Wall Street, where investors saw little long-term economic impact. Shares

Worldwide tributes to the victims of the Paris terror attacks extended to Wall Street, where investors saw little long-term economic impact. Shares

Business

Toshiba hit by record fine over scandal as sales slump

Toshiba has reported an operating 10.96 billion yen loss (80 million euros) from April to June, compared to a profit of 47.7 billion (350 million

Toshiba has reported an operating 10.96 billion yen loss (80 million euros) from April to June, compared to a profit of 47.7 billion (350 million

Business

ECB to prepare fresh hit of QE for Eurozone?

The word is out that bearing in mind the shaky state of the Eurozone economy the ECB may be thinking about opening the money taps wider. Analysts

The word is out that bearing in mind the shaky state of the Eurozone economy the ECB may be thinking about opening the money taps wider. Analysts

Business

Trip turns into stumble as European markets slump again

Traders breathed a sigh of relief as business ended in Europe on Tuesday nursing losses all round as the market stumbled by nearly two and three

Traders breathed a sigh of relief as business ended in Europe on Tuesday nursing losses all round as the market stumbled by nearly two and three

Business

Oil price slump resumes as traders see slowdown compound glut

At the moment it seems to make more economic sense to store petrol rather than sell it, hoping for a price rise. But that looks unlikely as it is on

At the moment it seems to make more economic sense to store petrol rather than sell it, hoping for a price rise. But that looks unlikely as it is on

Business

Shanghai opens week with more volatility

More rollercoaster trading in Shanghai to start the week, which plunged on opening and then clawed back most of the losses. The Chinese stockmarket

More rollercoaster trading in Shanghai to start the week, which plunged on opening and then clawed back most of the losses. The Chinese stockmarket

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Stocks end the week relatively stable after roller-coaster ride

It’s been a truly roller-coaster week on the world’s stock markets. The panic selling that took hold in China and elsewhere earlier in the week

It’s been a truly roller-coaster week on the world’s stock markets. The panic selling that took hold in China and elsewhere earlier in the week