Wednesday, 18 September 2019 15:33 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...
Wednesday, 18 September 2019 16:40 WIB
Gold investors have gone into wait-and-see mode ahead of an expected interest rate reduction by the Federal Reserve later on Wednesday that will kick off a busy round of policy decisions from leading central banks.
Prices were confined to a narrow range near $1,500 an ounce after a two-day gain following the weekend™s strike against critical oil facilities in Saudi Arabia. The Saudi...