Apple, China worries pummel Asian shares; 'flash crash' jolts currencies

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 - 09:06 GMT

U.S. stock futures fell and Asian shares stumbled on Thursday after a rare revenue warning from Apple Inc added to worries about slowing global growth and weaker earnings and jolted currency markets.

Tech tumble hits Asian stocks, bitcoin steadies

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 - 08:49 GMT

Asian shares fell on Thursday, weighed down by a plunge in high-flying tech shares on fears that a long boom in micro-chips may have peaked.

European shares set to snap two-week losing streak as consumer stocks buoyant

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 - 10:41 GMT

European shares held steady on Friday, underpinned by gains among heavyweight consumer goods firms as the pan-European STOXX 600 index was set to snap a two-week losing streak.

European stocks on track for best month this year; Volkswagen tumbles

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 - 12:04 GMT

European stocks, propelled by a weaker euro, were heading for their best monthly gains this year on Friday.