Chris Weston

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Bitcoin steadied around $32,000 after a rebound stoked by comments from Elon Musk, Jack Dorsey and Cathie Wood on the future of the largest cryptocurr(...)

Wall Street shares are also on track to stage a mini recovery. Photograph: Bryan R Smith/AFP/Getty

Irish shares slid in late trading on Tuesday as an equities rally across Europe – a day after the biggest sell-off since 2008 – petered out, with inve(...)

Traders are expecting a more muted impact on sterling after today’s vote. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters

As lawmakers gather in Britain’s parliament on Tuesday to vote on the future of the country’s relationship with Europe, traders in London’s financial (...)

Market jitters as Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s “risk” returns in polls one week ahead of election. Photograph: Reuters

A global equities selloff deepened in Asian trading and Mexico’s peso weakened as polls indicated a tightening race ahead of next week’s American pres(...)

“If there’s anyone who has the market’s firm belief that they can over-deliver, it’s always going to be Mario Draghi.”

The euro is set for its longest stretch of weekly declines versus the yen since the common currency’s creation in 1999 as anticipation builds t(...)

Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank (ECB), speaks during a news conference at the bank’s headquarters in Frankfurt. Photographer: Ralph Orlowski/Bloomberg

European markets cautiously set aside warnings that Russia’s conflict with Ukraine was sliding out of control today, as investors focused on the Europ(...)