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Stock market tunes in to Netflix after subscriber bounce

NEW YORK, Oct 17 — Wall Street cheered a rebound in Netflix subscribers in the third quarter, driving shares in the firm 9 per cent higher today even as analysts warned conservative estimates for the next three months may be a hint of less certain…


Nissan to start building new Juke car at UK plant as Brexit looms

SUNDERLAND (England), Oct 10 ― Nissan said it will begin making the next-generation Juke vehicle at Britain’s biggest car plant on Monday, just over two weeks before a possible no-deal Brexit which the industry has warned could bring production…


European shares tumble for first session in four

FRANKFURT, Sept 3 ― European shares fell for the first time in four sessions yesterday, as uncertainty over Britain's chaotic exit from the European Union and continuing trade tensions between the United States and China weighed on sentiment….


Stock markets gloomy on Italian crisis, US Fed uncertainty

NEW YORK, Aug 21 — European stock markets turned lower yesterday as political crisis in Italy weighed on sentiment, while US stocks snapped a three-day winning streak ahead of key Federal Reserve releases later in the week. European markets had…


Chinese firms learn to adapt as US trade war rages

BEIJING, Aug 12 — Export-reliant Chinese companies are slashing prices, moving production abroad, creating new domestic markets and even rebranding goods as they try to survive the escalating trade war with the United States. Factories along the…


Asia markets reverse gains as trade war fears persist

HONG KONG, Aug 9 — Asian markets largely reversed early gains today from a bargain-hunting push as investors remained cautious over the intensifying US-China trade war. Tokyo managed to hold on to its winnings as positive data helped drive the…


Stock markets find a floor as Chinese data soothe nerves

LONDON, Aug 8 — Stock markets enjoyed a tentative recovery today after better-than-expected Chinese export data and a steadying of the yuan restored some calm to global markets. European markets followed Asia higher in early trade, helped by data…


London’s FTSE 100 rebounds on Vodafone signal

LONDON, July 26 — London’s FTSE 100 recovered today as Vodafone jumped on plans to create a separate European tower company and education firm Pearson gained after an upbeat trading update, even as miners weighed. The FTSE 100 index added 0.1…


007 carmaker sees shares crash on profit warning

LONDON, July 24 — James Bond’s favourite carmaker Aston Martin sent its share price crashing by a fifth yesterday after issuing a profit warning on the back of weak global demand and Brexit. The company — whose cars play a starring role in the…


Lagarde ECB pick triggers euro-zone share rally as investors chase yield

LONDON, July 4 ― Euro zone stocks surged yesterday as investors piled into firms with big dividends on hopes European Central Bank chief nominee Christine Lagarde will maintain the ECB's dovish stance, while Italian shares jumped over 2 per cent…