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Key ministers are quitting Theresa May’s cabinet over her Brexit deal, and that’s driving down the pound. Yahoo Finance’s Alanna Petroff has details from London.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 was up around 0.7 percent during early morning deals, with most sectors and major bourses in positive territory. Market focus is largely attuned to Brexit developments, amid heightened fears the country could soon crash out of the European Union without a divorce deal.
EUROPE MARKETS European markets suffered broad losses Thursday, after the resignation of the U.K.’s Brexit secretary and other departures triggered massive uncertainty over the country’s plans to exit from the EU and the future of the government.
LONDON (Reuters) - European shares reversed early morning gains and fell to two-week lows on Thursday in a broad-based selloff as British Prime Minister Theresa May's government was plunged into crisis ...
European markets finish lower on Wednesday as stocks failed to capitalize on an earlier rebound as economic and political worries continued to weigh.
European shares hit their lowest in two weeks on Wednesday in a broadbased sell-off across oil, mining, technology and banking stocks amid renewed worries about a global economic slowdown and Italy's budget crisis deepens. The STOXX and leading euro zone stock indexes hit their lowest since Oct 31 in early deals, recovering some ground later and ending the day near those levels as Wall Street turned lower as Apple led another decline in technology stocks. European tech stocks were down 0.6 percent with chipmaker AMS sinking another 10 percent to the bottom of the STOXX 600.
BEIJING (AP) — Most Asian stock markets declined Thursday after Wall Street fell for a fifth day and Britain's Cabinet endorsed a draft agreement to leave the European Union.
Global stocks retreat as of the world's biggest economies shrink in the wake of world trade disputes and oil prices extend their longest losing streak on record. U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May has agreed the text of a deal that will take Britain out of the EU, but needs to first convince opposition lawmakers and rebels in her own party if she is to avoid a government collapse and fresh national elections. U.S. equity futures slide as investors pullback from risk markets in the wake of macro economic weakness and political uncertainty, with the Dow called modestly higher ahead of third quarter earnings from Macy's and Cisco.
Traders will be keeping a close eye on moves in oil prices on Wednesday after crude plunged as much as 7 percent in the previous session. Politics will also be a focal point for investors on Wednesday after news of a key breakthrough between Britain and the European Union on a divorce deal. In corporate news, the European Commission sent a statement of objections to Siemens and Alstom over their proposed rail merger on Tuesday.
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Wednesday, after the steepest drop in in oil prices in more than three years put investors in a selling mood on Wall Street.
As political woes in european market and news of possible tariff of European auto markets add bearish investor sentiment to European markets investors focus turns to Italian Budget for which EU’s deadline for making changes ends today.