The Malta Independent 19 December 2018, Wednesday

Financial

Panadol and Chapstick firms in mega-merger

Wednesday, 19 December 2018, 11:40 Last update: about 3 hours ago

European markets were a mixed bag on Tuesday, as crude oil prices plummeted to new lows and investors remained jittery over an expected U.S. interest rate hike. The Stoxx Europe 600 dropped 0.1%...

Volatility in the markets

Tuesday, 18 December 2018, 11:11 Last update: about 1 day ago

US stocks started the week lower on Monday’s volatile session as markets continued to feel the effects of rising US-China trade tensions and concerns of a broader slowing of the Chinese economy....

Asos profits hit by fashion price-cutting

Monday, 17 December 2018, 11:44 Last update: about 2 days ago

U.S. stocks fell sharply Friday, ending the week on a bleak note and sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into correction territory after a batch of weaker-than-expected economic data out of China...

The EU has sent Theresa May home with nothing

Friday, 14 December 2018, 12:41 Last update: about 5 days ago

Europe markets ended mostly lower on Thursday, as investors turned their attention to a European Central Bank meeting and Brexit issues, with optimism over global trade taking a back seat. The Stoxx...

Pound falls with Trump threatening shutdown

Wednesday, 12 December 2018, 11:33 Last update: about 7 days ago

European markets closed with gains on Tuesday as United Kingdom Prime Minister started a European tour to try to save her Brexit deal. May embarked on a European tour after the House of...

China bans sale of most iPhone models

Tuesday, 11 December 2018, 11:56 Last update: about 8 days ago

U.S. stocks closed higher on Monday, as major indexes bounced back from earlier losses as renewed confidence in the strength of the U.S. economy offset lingering worries over the U.S.-China trade...

Markets end mixed

Monday, 10 December 2018, 13:24 Last update: about 9 days ago

U.S. stocks closed sharply lower on Friday as a lack of concrete progress toward reducing U.S-China trade tensions numbed investor sentiment and overshadowed the November employment report. The Dow...

The arrest of Huawei CFO and other market updates

Friday, 7 December 2018, 12:40 Last update: about 12 days ago

European stocks ended sharply lower on Thursday, amid slumping oil prices, concerns about global economic growth and the arrest of a high-profile Huawei executive aggravating the resurfaced U.S.-China...

Market overview eyeing Brexit and trade wars

Thursday, 6 December 2018, 09:30 Last update: about 13 days ago

Round up Markets in Europe closed in the red on Wednesday as investors monitor new developments surrounding Britain's exit from the European Union. Earlier, the legal advice on...

Markets end lower

Wednesday, 5 December 2018, 13:22 Last update: about 14 days ago Associated Press

U.S. stocks finished sharply lower Tuesday as skepticism mounted over the significance of an agreement reached by the U.S. and China to postpone new tariffs and as the market digested a flattening...

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