European stocks slipped in thin trade on Monday after soft Chinese manufacturing data, while simmering tensions in Ukraine underpinned safe-haven government bonds and gold. Vo ..
World stock markets were mostly lower Monday after a survey showed that Chinese manufacturing shrank in April for the fourth month in a row. ..
Ukraine's largest bank has temporarily closed branches in separatist-held Donetsk and Luhansk, saying it could no longer carry out cash transactions in regions riddled wi ..
* IPO activity nears levels seen in tech bubble in 2000 * Short sellers targeting recent IPOs -Markit LONDON, May 2 (Reuters) - Firms are queuing up to list on equity indexes, ..
Gold jumped to a three-week high on Monday, gaining for a second straight session on short-covering and as rising tensions and violence in Ukraine burnished the metal's s ..
Wang Jing, the enigmatic businessman behind Nicaragua's $50 billion Interoceanic Grand Canal, shrugs off scepticism about how a little-known entrepreneur can be driving a ..
Portugal said on Sunday it would exit its three-year 78-billion-euro bailout this month without a precautionary credit line, as the country returns to growth after years of pa ..
Britain's opposition Labour party called on Sunday for an inquiry into a potential takeover of British firm AstraZeneca by U.S. drugmaker Pfizer, accusing the government ..
U.S. authorities are ratcheting up pressure on Credit Suisse (CSGN.VX) to plead guilty to helping wealthy Americans hide untaxed money in Swiss bank accounts, Swiss newspaper ..
French President Francois Hollande expects an economic recovery that will allow the government to lower taxes, a newspaper reported him as saying on Sunday. "The reform e ..