shares may be impacted after the Sri Lankan government blocked a $400-million casino resort. The local share price index futures rose 53 points or 1 percent to 5,559, a 10.5-point discount to the underlying S&P/ASX 200 index clos
MELBOURNE/NEW YORK, Jan 29 (Reuters) - Macquarie Group Ltd is in talks to buy Jefferies Group LLC's commodities and financial derivatives brokerage, three sources said, as the Australian bank continues to expand its commodities business while rivals retreat.
* CME raises platinum futures NYMEX (PL) initial margins for specs by 10 percent to $2,420 per contract from $2,200 Related: (Reporting by Arpan Varghese in Bengaluru)
LONDON (Reuters) - Brent oil futures rose above $49 a barrel on Thursday as speculator buying on hopes for a price rebound offset data showing record-high U.S. crude stocks.
Jan 29 (Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a higher opening for Canada's main stock index on Thursday as Brent oil futures held above $48 a barrel, fueled by investors' buying on hopes for a price rebound.
LONDON, Jan 29 (Reuters) - German bund futures rose sharply on Thursday, mirroring an earlier move in U.S. Treasuries, after the Federal Reserve said inflation was running below forecast and...
SHANGHAI, Jan 29 (Reuters) - China's index futures fell at the opening of trade on Thursday morning after sources told Reuters that regulators are launching a fresh investigation into margin trading at brokerages.
remains unhedged for 2015, leaving it exposed to further deterioration in business performance and continued losses if the futures curve of $50 to $60 Brent pricing proves accurate. Company executives have announced a capital expenditure budget of $4
Jan 28 (Reuters) - U.S. short-term interest-rate futures contracts rose slightly after the Federal Reserve on Wednesday repeated a pledge to stay patient on monetary policy, suggesting a rate rise is...
NEW YORK, Jan 28 (Reuters) - U.S. front-month February RBOB gasoline futures rose sharply on Wednesday after weekly government data from the Energy Information Administration showed gasoline inventories fell