Switzerland's franc weakened the most in 18 months versus the euro after the nation's central bank introduced negative interest rates to defend the currency's cap.
Stocks soared out of the gate Thursday as the stars aligned for two of the market's biggest divers: the Federal Reserve and oil.
Atlantic City was scheduled to shutter the doors of a fifth casino - the Trump Taj Mahal - early Saturday morning. But that fate appears to have been averted, at least for the time being.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global equities markets rallied on Thursday, with Wall Street up more than 1 percent for a second straight day with investor sentiment buoyed by comments from the U.S.
The energy sector gives, and the energy sector takes. The stunning drop in oil prices looks like bad news for the �Texas Miracle.