Emmanuel Macron resigned from his job as President Francois Hollande's economy minister, fueling speculation he's planning to enter the race to replace his former boss next year.
The Consumer Confidence Index hit 101.1 in August, The Conference Board said. Economists expected consumer confidence to hit 97 in August, according to a Thomson Reuters consensus estimate.
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said negative interest rates seem to be working in other countries, while reinforcing that they aren't on the table in the U.S.. While the Fed isn't “planning to do anything in that direction,” the central ...
PARIS Trade talks between the European Union and the United States should be halted and a new set started, France's trade minister said on Tuesday, adding his voice to calls from within Germany for an end to the negotiations.
Canadian stocks rose a fourth day, with Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. and Agrium Inc. jumping as the companies are said to be in merger talks.