Author: Manthos Ourtzanis

Dow futures edge higher ahead of start of crucial Fed meeting

19 September in Latest News

  U.S. stock futures traded marginally higher Tuesday, as investors readied for the highly-anticipated two-day Federal Reserve policy meeting. By 06:30 ET (10:30 GMT), the Dow Futures contract was up 50 points, or 0.2%, S&P 500 Futures traded 7 points, or 0.2%, higher and Nasdaq 100 Futures climbed 20 points, or 0.1%. Fed’s two-day...

Asia markets rise as private survey shows sharp recovery in China services

03 March in Latest News

Asia-Pacific markets mostly rose on Friday, following Wall Street’s gains overnight after Atlanta Fed president Raphael Bostic said he’s “firmly” in favor of sticking with quarter-point hikes. China’s services sector saw a jump in activity, according to the Caixin/S&P Global services purchasing manager’s index, with a reading of...