Global equities start stronger in November and are lifted by the results of the trade war

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The world's stock markets began in November with a broad rally following a brutal October, fueled by strong corporate profits and signs that a trade war…

Robust earnings boost stock markets after a brutal month

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Robust corporate earnings contributed to the upswing in global equity markets on Wednesday, easing off after a brutal October in which stocks suffered one of their…

Birthday child for Bitcoin, as investors have to accept a loss year-on-year

LONDON (Reuters) – Bitcoin was heading for a year-over-year loss on Wednesday, its 10th anniversary, the first loss since last year's bull market, as the original and largest digital coin…

Stocks hit as bulls fight back after brutal October

LONDON (Reuters) – Stock markets rebounded on Wednesday, giving some relief after a brutal October in which equities suffered one of the worst slumps in a decade and investors were…

How medium-term US elections could beat the markets

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Gridlock, Blue Sweep or Red Repeat? Wall Street is watching attentively next week's US Congressional elections, as policy decisions that can affect the economy, business decisions…

Stocks hit as bulls fight back in the brutal October

LONDON (Reuters) – Stock markets rebounded on Wednesday, bringing some relief after a brutal October in which equities suffered one of the worst slumps in a decade and shook investors'…

Asian equities rise at the end of October, on their way to the worst month since 2011

TOKYO / SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Asian equities pulled off 20-month lows on Wednesday as China pledged to shore up its markets. However, investor confidence was fragile as stock markets blew…

Factbox: Ten years of Bitcoin

LONDON / NEW YORK (Reuters) – Bitcoin, the world's first and most famous cryptocurrency, is celebrating its tenth birthday on Wednesday. Bitcoin.com's buttons will be displayed on May 16, 2018,…

Early Bitcoin investors count profits after a volatile decade

NEW YORK / LONDON (Reuters) – Seven years ago, Marshall Hayner gave his grandfather a Bitcoin worth about $ 30. The US entrepreneur and software developer wrote on the purse…

Asia stocks move up after global merciless October

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks retreated from their 20-month lows on Wednesday thanks to the recovery on Wall Street, although investors remained cautious after a month in October, when global…