Stocks dive, oil surges as Russia invades Ukraine

Stocks dive, oil surges as Russia invades Ukraine

A man wearing a protective mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, walks past an electronic board displaying Japan’s Nikkei index and various countries’ stock market index prices outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, February 22, 2022. REUTERS / Kim Kyung-Hoon Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MSCI Asia ex-Japan down more … Read more

Germany warns of sanctions over pipeline as Russia recognizes two Ukraine regions

Germany warns of sanctions over pipeline as Russia recognizes two Ukraine regions

Russian parliament recognizes breakaway regions Ukraine says two soldiers killed in shelling Unmarked tanks seen in breakaway capital Donetsk Global markets rattled, oil hits 7-year high Ukraine may cut ties with Russia – president MOSCOW / DONETSK, Feb 22 (Reuters) – Russia’s parliament approved treaties with two breakaway regions in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday, opening … Read more

Putin to recognize Ukraine rebel regions shortly

Putin to recognize Ukraine rebel regions shortly

EU to impose sanctions if rebel regions recognized Ruble extends losses on the day, down 3.3% vs dollar Ukraine and West on alert for Russia creating pretext to invade Macron proposes Biden-Putin summit White House says summit possible only if Russia does not invade Moscow says Ukrainian armored vehicles tried to enter Russia MOSCOW, Feb … Read more

Wall St futures, euro rally on Biden-Putin summit hopes

Wall St futures, euro rally on Biden-Putin summit hopes

Biden, Putin accept ‘principle’ of summit on Ukraine S&P futures up 0.5%, European stocks up 0.34% Euro rises 0.3% vs dollar LONDON, Feb 21 (Reuters) – US stock index futures rallied, the euro rose and global stocks steadied on Monday as a glimmer of hope emerged for a diplomatic solution to the Russia-Ukraine standoff. US … Read more

Shares firmer on investor hopes for Ukraine talks, not war

Shares firmer on investor hopes for Ukraine talks, not war

A man looks at stock market monitors in Taipei October 8, 2008. REUTERS / Nicky Loh (TAIWAN) / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Hopes rise for diplomatic end to Ukraine standoff Oil eases on prospect of Iran returning to market Safe haven currencies off highs Bitcoin steadier after tumble … Read more

Gold jumps, stocks stumble as Ukraine crisis deepens

Gold jumps, stocks stumble as Ukraine crisis deepens

US says war appears imminent in Ukraine Oil prices weaken on Iran nuclear deal talks Gold hits new eight-month high Stocks slide amid growing investor unease > Graphic: Global asset performance NEW YORK, Feb 17 (Reuters) – Gold prices jumped to an eight-month high and safe-haven debt rose on Thursday after US President Joe Biden … Read more

Wall Street pares losses, gyrates after release of Fed minutes

Wall Street pares losses, gyrates after release of Fed minutes

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US, February 15, 2022. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Fed minutes released ViacomCBS plunges on profit miss US retail sales jump in January Indexes down: Dow 0.26%, S&P 0.10%, Nasdaq 0.48% … Read more

Wall Street ends sharply higher, lifted by Big Tech

Wall Street ends sharply higher, lifted by Big Tech

A ‘Wall St’ sign is seen above two ‘One Way’ signs in New York August 24, 2015. REUTERS / Lucas Jackson / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register CVS drops on downbeat outlook Chipotle, Enphase Energy surge on strong results All eyes on CPI date two Thursday Indexes: Dow + … Read more

US House Speaker Pelosi sees legislation on lawmaker stock trading ‘pretty soon’

US House Speaker Pelosi sees legislation on lawmaker stock trading ‘pretty soon’

A jogger passes through a beam of sunlight in front of the US Capitol in Washington, US, January 18, 2022. REUTERS / Kevin Lamarque / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Feb 9 (Reuters) – Legislation to tighten controls on US lawmakers’ financial transactions, including possibly banning them from … Read more

Wall Street ends higher; bank stocks rise with Treasury yields

Wall Street ends higher;  bank stocks rise with Treasury yields

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US, January 25, 2022. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid / File Photo / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Pfizer falls on disappointing forecast Coty gains after raising earnings estimates Meta Platforms down for fourth … Read more