* Europe shares edge higher after gains in Japan, China * Wall St slightly higher to flat at reopen after Labor Day break * Dollar/yen hits seven-month high, euro at new one-year low * U.S. ISM...
for the divergent paths of monetary policy. While the Fed is signaling a rise in interest rates by this point next year, the ECB is set to further ease policy this week and the BOJ isn't tightening any time soon. Old news? CFTC data on futures positions
LONDON, Sept 2 (Reuters) - Britain's top share index steadied after touching a two-month high on Tuesday, with some nervousness before Thursday's European Central Bank meeting eclipsing a rally in...
* Sterling hit by growing support for Scotland "yes" vote
* Sharp rally followed similar rush to buy calls last Nov
Stock index futures are all higher by about 0.2% amid a rally in Europe ahead of an expected cut in interest rates by the ECB this week. The Stoxx 50 is up 0.75% , led by Germany's 0.9% gain. Asia posted gains overnight, with Shangahi up 1
LONDON (Reuters) - Risk appetite flickered back into life in financial markets on Tuesday with the dollar and European and Japanese shares rising while safe-haven bonds, the yen and gold all took a step back.
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Expectations for further policy action at the European Central Bank 's meeting on Thursday are running high after ECB President Mario Draghi pledged to use all available tools to keep prices in check.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A drop in the highly volatile energy prices depressed euro zone producer prices in July as expected, underlining disinflationary pressures in the single currency area ahead of the European Central Bank 's monetary policy meeting on Thursday.
LONDON, Sept 2 (Reuters) - Britain's top share index crept up on Tuesday, in cautious trade ahead of a European Central Bank policy decision this week, led by engineering firm Weir Group on an...