Economy

EU, Iran set financial "vehicle" to ease trade between them

Sep 25, 2018

Five world powers and Iran have agreed late Monday to establish a financial facility in the European Union to facilitate payments for Iranian imports and exports including oil.

The Latest: 5 powers agree on plan to assist Iran's exports

Sep 25, 2018

Five world powers have agreed with Iran to establish a financial facility in the European Union to facilitate payments for Iran's exports, including oil, as well as its imports

Venezuelan official to crash UN meeting on migrant crisis

Sep 25, 2018

Venezuela's foreign minister says he is ready to crash a meeting at the United Nations called to help surrounding countries struggling to deal with the flood of migrants fleeing his nation's economic crisis

AP Interview: Brazil's Temer denies graft, defends legacy

Sep 25, 2018

AP Interview: Brazilian President Michel Temer defends his legacy and says corruption cases against him were aimed at derailing his attempts to reform the country's pension system

The Latest: Trump cites 'very good experiences' with France

Sep 24, 2018

President Donald Trump is meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly

Currency Markets

World stocks fall on reports China-US trade talks put off

Sep 24, 2018

Global stock markets are down after China reportedly rebuffed a plan for talks with the U.S. on resolving their dispute over trade and technology.

Asian shares fall on reports China-US trade talks put off

Sep 24, 2018

Asian shares fall after reports say China-US trade talks put off

Dow hits another all-time high on mixed day for US stocks

Sep 21, 2018

Wall Street capped a milestone-setting week Friday with a mixed finish for the major U.S. stock indexes and the second all-time high in two days for the Dow Jones Industrial Average

Euro 2024 study: Human rights concern in Turkey, not Germany

Sep 21, 2018

UEFA's evaluation of 2024 European Championship host bidders says human rights issues are a concern in Turkey but not in Germany

Global stocks buoyed by Wall Street optimism

Sep 21, 2018

Global stocks are up as a record close on Wall Street boosted investor sentiment despite no signs of a cooling in the simmering U.S.-Chinese trade tensions

Debt And Bond Markets

Markets Right Now: Markets shrug off trade and end higher

Sep 18, 2018

Investors shrugged off the latest escalation of trade tensions between the U.S. and China and sent stocks broadly higher on Wall Street.

Markets Right Now: Technology stocks lead US indexes lower

Sep 17, 2018

Stocks are edging lower on Wall Street as investors wait to see whether the Trump administration will announce more tariffs on Chinese goods.

Markets Right Now: Stocks end a wobbly day mostly higher

Sep 14, 2018

Stocks ended an up-and-down day with slight gains on Wall Street, capping a solid week. Smaller companies rose more than the rest of the market

Markets Right Now: S&P 500 index breaks 4-day losing streak

Sep 10, 2018

The S&P 500 index broke a four-day losing streak with small gains as industrial companies and retailers rose.

Markets Right Now: Stocks wobble amid trade concerns

Sep 7, 2018

U.S. stock indexes wobbled Friday after President Donald Trump said he may intensify his trade battle with China