Friday, April 16

Tag: Reports

Stocks stage furious rally late after national emergency declared

Stocks stage furious rally late after na ...

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(Reuters) - Wall Street staged a furious rally in the waning moments of the session on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump declared a national emergency to combat the rapidly spreading coronavirus, although major averages still suffered sharp losses for the week. In a volatile session, all th... ...
Sterling slips after PM Johnson admitted to hospital for tests

Sterling slips after PM Johnson admitted ...

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FILE PHOTO: An English ten Pound note is seen in an illustration taken March 16, 2016. REUTERS/Phil Noble/Illustration LONDON (Reuters) - Sterling briefly fell against the U.S. dollar in late Sunday trading on news that UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to hospital for tests. The Bri... ...
Another black Monday as coronavirus response upends Wall Street

Another black Monday as coronavirus resp ...

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NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street suffered its biggest drop since the crash of 1987 on Monday after unprecedented steps taken by the Federal Reserve, lawmakers and the White House to slow the spread and blunt the economic hit of the coronavirus failed to restore order to markets. The S&P 500 tu... ...
Highlights: Quotes from Federal Reserve Chair Powell’s press conference

Highlights: Quotes from Federal Reserve ...

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve and global central banks moved aggressively on Sunday to buttress a world economy unravelling rapidly amid the coronavirus pandemic, with the Fed slashing interest rates to near zero, pledging hundreds of billions of dollars in asset purchases and bac... ...