Stock market: What’s going on in the market ahead of Monday’s opening

(Photo: Getty Images) Market review. Global stock markets rallied on Monday amid conflicting indicators on the health of the global economy between the US and China ahead of the Wall Street open. European markets were hovering around balance as hopes of an interest rate cut from the US Central Bank (Fed) faded among investors. After … Read more

Capital markets: What’s going on in the markets ahead of Friday’s open

(Photo: 123RF) Market review. Global markets advanced on Friday, driven by corporate results that were generally less dire than expected and somewhat reassured by euro zone growth figures. European stock markets rose. In Asia, Tokyo finished close to par, while Shanghai (0.89%) and Hong Kong lost ground. The New York Stock Exchange was heading for … Read more

Capital markets: What markets are doing ahead of Monday’s opening

(Photo: 123RF) Market review. Markets were slightly higher on Monday despite fears of a recession ahead of a US Federal Reserve (Fed) rate hike at the start of a second week of corporate earnings releases. European financial centers were slightly up. Milan rose 0.62% as Italy began campaigning for a snap election after the resignation … Read more