Investor optimism based on President Trump's tax change promises pushed up share prices on Wall Street on Monday. European markets also gained.
President Donald Trump has started the effort to roll back the US laws brought in to regulate banks after the 2008 financial crisis.
Wall Street remains nervous about Donald Trump chances in next week's presidential election but stocks steadied on Thursday.
AT&T thinks its proposed mega-merger with media and entertainment group Time Warner can be tweeked so would not be blocked by competition regulators.
UK finance minister Philip Hammond is trying to reassure top US bankers that London remains the world's leading finance hub despite the Brexit vote.
Wall Street got a boost on Wednesday from financial stocks and higher oil prices, while the pound hit a three-decade low against the dollar.
Deutsche Bank shares continued their gyrations - down nearly nine percent at one stage on Friday on fears about its stability.
Wall Street was lower on Monday, ahead of the first debate between Clinton and Trump, with investors concerned about how close the race is.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has reassuring the bosses of leading US businesses following the UK's vote to leave the European Union.
US investment bank Lehman Brothers collapsed on September 15, 2008, sparking the the global financial crisis, the effects of which the world is still feeling.
U.S. stocks have fallen sharply, with the Dow Jones industrial average dropping as much as 538 points, as Britain's vote to quit the European Union sent a shock wave through global financial markets.
Wall Street kept a lid on the panic – just – after earlier moving deep into the red on Wednesday following an appalling day on European markets
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US crude fell below $37 (34 euros) a barrel on Tuesday, and Brent below $40 (36.7 euros) for the first time since early 2009. Oil prices then
The halt in NYSE trading has been described as unprecedented in scale
Wall Street opened lower on Monday but less sharply than expected, chiming with its peers in Europe. The Dow was down half a percent at the open
US stocks followed a global lead and fell as Wall Street opened as the weekends events in Greece dented investors confidence. However, the falls are
Google has disappointed Wall Street by revealing its latest quarterly revenue was short of expectations. That was because growth in Internet
Huge demand for the shares of giant Chinese internet retailer Alibaba caused them to surge to almost $100 each at one stage on their first day of
Fiat-Chrysler’s boss Sergio Marchionne says the company will list in New York on October 13. It comes after their new merger cleared one final
Twitter’s shares have soared after it scored by tweaking its tweets service to capitalise on interest in the World Cup, including more prominent
The average bonus for Wall Street bankers jumped 15 percent last year to hit the highest level since 2007 – just before the financial crisis. The
Wall Street started the new year with a sell off of shares. Investors took the opportunity to lock in their profits after a bumper 2013. The
Excess, success, money, drugs: Leonardo DiCaprio plays corrupt New York stockbroker Jordan Belfort in Martin Scorcese’s latest offering – ‘The Wolf
There is some unhappiness on Wall Street after US financial regulators approved a ban on banks there making risky investments with their own money –
In one of the year’s most anticipated IPOs, Twitter went public having priced its shares way above what was first proposed. The microblogging
Twitter, the short messaging service that is becoming a global source of breaking news, instant analysis and celebrity tittle-tattle, is ready to