Stocks, dollar rise; European leaders urge further Moscow sanctions

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US, April 4, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register US stocks mostly higher in early trade Oil prices gain US dollar strengthens NEW YORK, April 4 (Reuters) – Stocks on global indexes … Read more

Dow, S&P close lower after 4 days of gains as Russia bombs Ukraine

The logo for the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is displayed on the floor of the NYSE in New York City, US, March 29, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register US bond market spurs recession worry Private payrolls increased by 455,000 jobs in March Dow down 0.19%, S&P 500 … Read more

Oil rebounds on tight supply, prospects of new Russia sanctions

Workers walk as oil pumps are seen in the background in the Uzen oil and gas field in the Mangistau Region of Kazakhstan November 13, 2021. REUTERS/Pavel Mikheyev Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, March 30 (Reuters) – Oil prices jumped by more than $4 on Wednesday on supply tightness and … Read more

Inversion of key US yield curve slice is a recession alarm

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US, January 10, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, March 29 (Reuters) – A closely monitored section of the US Treasury yield curve inverted on Tuesday for the first time … Read more

S&P 500 climbs for third straight day as Tesla leads

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US, March 21, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Tesla rises on stock-split plans Oil prices tumble on concerns of weaker Chinese demand HP to buy Poly NEW YORK, March 28 (Reuters) – … Read more

Wall Street powers stocks higher, oil lower as world leaders press Russia

US equities jump, with tech-led Nasdaq up nearly 2% Oil drops around 3%, still above $110 a barrel US Treasury yields inch up further Gold up more than 1% March 24 (Reuters) – US stocks rose following choppy trading abroad on Thursday, and oil prices pulled back, as investors watched Western leaders present a unified … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Clients plead with top custodian banks to stay in Russia

Banks face mounting pressure to commit to custody roles Banks say they will meet existing client obligations Some clients afraid exits will follow as costs soar LONDON/NEW YORK, March 23 (Reuters) – Global banks including Citigroup Inc (CN), JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N) and Societe Generale (SOGN.PA) face pressure to commit to remaining as custodian … Read more

Oil surges 7% amid warnings of Russian supply shortages

Industrial facilities of PCK Raffinerie oil refinery are pictured in Schwedt/Oder, Germany, March 7, 2022. The company receives crude oil from Russia via the ‘Friendship’ pipeline. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, March 17 – Oil prices climbed over 7% on Thursday after the International Energy Agency (IEA) said … Read more

Oil price benchmarks fall below $100, first time in weeks

Brent, US crude below $100 for the first time since late Feb Outbreaks in China could slow demand Iran nuclear deal hopes rise NEW YORK, March 15 (Reuters) – Oil prices tumbled more than 6% on Tuesday to their lowest in almost three weeks, as Russia suggested it would allow a revival of the Iran … Read more

Debt deadline and central bank hikes loom in Russia

A man walks out of a currency exchange office in Saint Petersburg, Russia January 26, 2022. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, March 11 (Reuters) – The cost of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine will become a lot clearer next week, with a previously unthinkable sovereign default looming, more emergency … Read more