Tue, 09 Feb 2016 08:37:34 ESTGlobal investors remained cautious after recent turmoil in financial markets rippled across Asia.
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 08:20:44 ESTJapanese stocks tumbled and the benchmark government bond yield fell into negative territory for the first time, as a global flight to safety threatened to unravel the delicate market balance that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and the Bank of Japan have tried to build.
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 07:37:44 ESTCrude-oil prices could fall even further as the world’s vast oversupply of petroleum only got worse in January with a surge in production from OPEC, a top global energy monitor said.
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 22:13:22 ESTThe country is trying to convince bond investors it will make good on $1.5 billion in debt due Feb. 26. Still, the market is showing a high probability for a default in five years.
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 07:11:01 ESTDeutsche Bank’s shares have been among the worst hit amid a selloff of European bank stocks, reflecting broader concerns about the German bank.
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 07:45:47 ESTThe Swedish bank is currently being investigated by the country’s financial authority over a potential conflict of interest.
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 06:58:16 ESTBets on financial shares and the technology sector have cost investors dearly, as have those against the Japanese yen and wagers on the U.S. dollar.
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 07:40:11 ESTThe U.K.’s Financial Conduct Authority said it had fined a former J.P. Morgan executive more than $1 million for “failing to be open and cooperative” with the regulator at the time of the so-called London whale trades.
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 08:10:13 ESTUniCredit said its fourth-quarter net profit dropped 10%, hit mainly by costs related to its recently announced strategic plan, but still beat analysts forecasts that it would report a loss.
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 21:15:42 ESTIn Disney’s quarterly results, the cord-cutting phenomenon and its impact on ESPN will likely overshadow success from “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 08:36:36 ESTIt will not take much to knock the German bank’s plan off course, which could stop payouts to equity and junior debt investors.
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 04:23:01 ESTToyota’s offer to buy the chunk of Daihatsu Motor it doesn’t already own leaves minority shareholders in the back seat.
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 22:11:17 ESTThe technology sector is getting buffeted on multiple fronts. Relief could be a long time coming.
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 03:31:48 ESTStocks and bonds of European banks are selling off sharply. That is because a big profitability problem risks making their other, known issues worse.
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 15:30:30 ESTChesapeake Energy is in survival mode, but investors have reacted with undue alarm to steps it has taken to stay afloat.
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 22:18:21 ESTFalling yields on government debt are one of the hammers pounding bank stocks.
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 06:47:19 ESTCompanies’ credit ratings are starting to feel the strain. Watch out for more downgrades to junk in the coming months.
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 23:43:41 ESTRenewable-energy giant SunEdison is in deep financial trouble. But there may be a way to profit.