European Stocks Close as Investors Digest Data and Interest Rate Decisions
Friday, 20 December 2019 00:02 WIB |
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European stocks ended the shift mixed Thursday as investors digested economic data and interest rate decisions from central banks, with markets showing minimal reaction to U.S. President Donald Trump's impeachment.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 hovered around the flatline all day, closing 0.09% higher to 414.75 .
Sweden's Riksbank ended five years of negative interest rates on Thursday morning, hiking its benchmark repo rate by a quarter point to 0.0%.
The Bank of England held its main interest rate steady at 0.75% with its rate-setting committee voting 7-2 in favor of keeping the current level, and cut its fourth-quarter U.K. GDP growth forecast from +0.2% to +0.1%.
Source : CNBC
Monday, 17 February 2020 13:26 WIB
Tokyo stocks closed lower Monday on worries over the spread of the new coronavirus in the country and the economy's worst quarterly contraction in more than five years.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index slipped 0.69 percent, or 164.35 points, to end at 23,523.24, while the broader Topix index was down...
Monday, 17 February 2020 09:09 WIB
Hong Kong stocks opened lower on Monday as the death toll from China's new coronavirus jumped and concerns deepened over the potential economic fallout from the epidemic.
The Hang Seng Index fell 0.18 percent, or 48.89 points, to 27,766.71 in early trade.
Mainland China's benchmark Shanghai Compos...
Monday, 17 February 2020 08:21 WIB
Asian shares stepped back from three-week highs on Monday as investors weighed the near-term hit on global growth from a fast-spreading coronavirus outbreak in China, although expectations of further policy stimulus helped stem losses.
Trading is expected to be light as U.S. stocks and bond markets...
Monday, 17 February 2020 07:37 WIB
Tokyo stocks opened lower on Monday due to worries over the global spread of the new coronavirus.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was down 0.81 percent or 191.88 points at 23,495.71 in early trade, while the broader Topix index slipped 0.85 percent or 14.46 points at 1,688.41.
Source : AFP...
Saturday, 15 February 2020 04:30 WIB
Hong Kong stocks edged up on Friday, as the daily death and infection tolls in the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak returned to lower levels, following a dramatic spike the previous day.
At the close of trade, the Hang Seng index was up 0.3% at 27,815.60, up 1.5% week-on-week. The index also r...