(Updates prices for close). By John Geddie. LONDON Aug 31 (Reuters) - German bond yields held firm in holiday-thinned trading on Monday, failing to take much impetus from better-than-expected euro zone inflation data or efforts by policymakers to play ...
Wall Street opened the week in the red after comments from Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer over the weekend appeared to keep the door open for a rate hike in September.
A gas discovery in the eastern Mediterranean that has the potential to transform the region's energy balance battered Israeli stocks while Egyptian shares jumped the most in the world.
SHANGHAI Chinese state media announced a slew of confessions on Monday following investigations into dramatic stock market fluctuations, including from a reporter who said he had spread false information that had caused "panic and disorder".
Indian leaders have struggled to contain a surge of hope and national pride as they contemplate the recent meltdown of China's markets and calculate the opportunities for the relatively small but fast-growing Indian economy.