Thursday, 28 May 2020 17:03 WIB
Futures contracts tied to the major U.S. market indexes edged higher early Thursday as investors looked to add to Wall Street's robust gains so far this week.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures indicated an opening gain of nearly 100 points when regular trading resumes on Thursday. S&P 500 futures also pointed to a positive open for the index. Nasdaq-100 futures were little...
Thursday, 28 May 2020 08:20 WIB
Australian employment in the June quarter may have fallen by only 15% from a year earlier, less than a previous 20% estimate, as there are signs of job increases in the industries most affected by the novel coronavirus, the central bank chief said on Thursday.
Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Governor Philip Lowe reiterated that the economic outlook was still incredibly uncertain.
Thursday, 28 May 2020 18:25 WIB
The pound fell against the dollar and euro on Thursday, little changed after Wednesday's reports that Brexit talks are at an impasse, and still held down by speculation about negative interest rates.
Sterling fell 1% on Wednesday after Britain told the European Union on Wednesday it needed to break a fundamental impasse to clinch a Brexit trade deal by the end of the year.
The pound is close...