European stocks edged closer to record highs on Wednesday as fresh signs of weakness in Asian economies were offset by hopes for more stimulus, while (...)

Asian weakness weighed on European stocks, which fell 0.92 per cent, moving further away from recent record highs

European markets openeddown on Tuesday as Asian stocks hit their lowest this year on a third straight session of selling in Chinese internet giants, a(...)

Europe’s largest low-cost carrier Ryanair rose 2.7 per cent as it nudged up its forecast for full-year traffic on strong summer bookings.  Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

European stocks eased from all-time highs on Monday after regulatory concerns knocked Asian markets lower, while automakers retreated following a stro(...)

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Global stocks again hit record highs and oil rose on Tuesday, before European and US data that should this week offer major clues on the health of the(...)

Hong Kong’s Hang Seng closed more than 2 per cent lower and Japan’s Nikkei 225 ended the Tokyo trading session down more than 3 per cent.

Wall Street stocks joined a global equities slide, with technology shares sustaining the biggest blows over concerns that rising inflation will prompt(...)

Global stocks hit a record high on Friday and oil climbed after strong US and Chinese economic data bolstered expectations of a solid global recovery (...)

European Central Bank president Mario Draghi is taking aim at the euro. In his strongest words yet on the currency’s advance to its highest lev(...)

Bitcoin digital marketplace Mt Gox has said a halt on withdrawals would continue indefinitely. Photo: Bloomberg

The price of the digital currency bitcoin slid to its lowest level in nearly two months yesterday after bitcoin digital marketplace Mt Gox said a hal(...)