European Stocks Close Higher as ECB Launches New Stimulus Plan
Thursday, 12 September 2019 23:22 WIB |
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European stocks closed higher on average Thursday after the European Central Bank (ECB) announced a massive new bond-buying program Thursday and the United States offered hints that it would ease tariffs against Chinese imports.
By the close of play, the European Stoxx 600 had risen by two tenths of one percent.
The ECB™s quantitative easing program will entail 20 billion euros per month of asset purchases for as long as it deems necessary. President Mario Draghi also announced that the central bank would cut its main deposit rate by 10 basis points to -0.5%, in line with expectations.
Source : CNBC
Thursday, 19 September 2019 08:58 WIB
Hong Kong stocks edged up in early trade Thursday, in line with an Asia-wide advance, after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates again.
The Hang Seng Index rose 0.25 percent, or 66.61 points, to 26,820.73.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index added 0.24 percent, or 7.26 points, to 2,992.92 and...
Thursday, 19 September 2019 07:39 WIB
Tokyo stocks opened higher on Thursday helped by a cheaper yen against the dollar after the US Federal Reserve announced a rate cut.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was up 0.85 percent or 186.71 points at 22,147.42, while the broader Topix index was up 0.78 percent or 12.59 points at 1,619.21.
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.
Thursday, 19 September 2019 03:22 WIB
The benchmark S&P 500 index ended almost flat on Wednesday as Federal Reserve policymakers gave mixed signals about their next move after cutting interest rates by a quarter of a percentage point in a widely expected move.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 36.35 points, or 0.13%, to 27,147....
Wednesday, 18 September 2019 23:57 WIB
European shares steadied after early declines on Wednesday, as technology shares helped offset losses in luxury goods, while many investors remained on the sidelines ahead of an expected reduction in U.S. borrowing costs by the Federal Reserve.
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