Thursday, 19 September 2019 03:32 WIB
Hong Kong stocks finished Wednesday with losses, extending a sell-off to a third day as traders fret over the impact of protests on the city, while they are awaiting a key Federal Reserve policy decision later in the day.
The Hang Seng Index eased 0.13 percent, or 36.12 points, to 26,754.12.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index edged up 0.25 percent, or 7.54 points, to 2,985.66 and the...
Wednesday, 18 September 2019 15:50 WIB
U.K. consumer prices slowed to 1.7% year-over-year growth in August from 2.1% in July, the Office for National Statistics said Wednesday. Economists polled by FactSet expected a 1.9% rise. Core CPI slowed to 1.5% from 1.9%.
The ONS said the decline came from principally games, toys and hobbies, and cultural services, clothing and sea fares. The pound was trading at $1.2452, down from $1.2501 on...
Thursday, 19 September 2019 02:14 WIB
Oil futures fell on Wednesday, after suffering a loss of nearly 6% a day earlier, pressured as Saudi Arabia's output levels looked to recover much sooner than expected and the U.S. government reported a weekly rise in domestic crude inventories, following four consecutive weeks of declines.
Prices briefly pared some of the losses in earlier dealings on the back of rising U.S. tensions with...