Jul 23, 2017 2:25
Once fringe, direct lending funds are now among the most sought after by wealthy families and institutional investors. But as more money pours in, the steady returns expected by clients may be at risk.
Jul 18, 2017 1:45
The U.S. dollar slumped to a 10-month low as the collapse of President Donald Trump's latest healthcare bill eroded confidence in his ability to boost economic growth.
Jun 30, 2017 0:56
The U.S. dollar but posted its biggest quarterly decline against a basket of rival currencies in nearly seven years as investors doubt the Fed's plan to keep raising interest rates.
Jun 29, 2017 1:31
The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on two Chinese citizens and a shipping company for helping North Korea's nuclear and missile programs and accused a Chinese bank of laundering money for Pyongyang.
Jun 12, 2017 1:38
Apple shares added to last week's drop on Monday to lead a market downturn as tech, still the best performing S&P 500 sector this year, succumbed under its own weight.
Jun 2, 2017 1:55
Global stocks hit a record high on Friday and Asian markets rose to their best levels in more than two years as upbeat data on U.S. manufacturing and employment and buoyant European factory growth boosted investor optimism.
May 30, 2017 1:51
Amazon.com became the second of the current S&P 500 components to hit the $1,000 price mark, beating Google parent Alphabet to the punch and underscoring a massive rally in large-cap tech stocks.
May 17, 2017 1:55
Wall Street suffered its biggest one-day loss of the year, gold prices rose, and money flowed into safe-haven government debt as investors worry scandals at the White House now threaten to derail pro-market reforms.
May 17, 2017 1:00
U.S. share futures and the dollar tumble in Asian trade on Wednesday after reports President Donald Trump asked then-FBI Director James Comey to end an investigation into Michael Flynn.
May 15, 2017 1:42
Oil prices rise as Saudi Arabia and Russia agree to extend agreement to cut production
Apr 26, 2017 1:43
The Nasdaq Composite hit a record high on Tuesday, while the Dow and S&P 500 brushed against recent peaks as strong earnings underscored the health of corporate America.
Apr 24, 2017 1:14
European shares opened sharply higher and the euro briefly vaulted to five-month peaks on Monday after the market's favoured candidate won the first round of the French election, reducing the risk of another Brexit-like shock.