Bank of England Governor Mark Carney is due to get a grilling from U.K. lawmakers on Tuesday, as the investigation into alleged manipulation of the currency markets reaches Britain's central bank.
NEW YORK�U.S. stocks fell Monday as sluggish economic data from Asia and lingering concerns about the conflict in Ukraine put investors on the defensive.
NEW YORK--Copper futures broke below $3 on Monday, plumbing eight-month lows, after weaker-than-expected exports data from China intensified worries about demand from the world's largest copper consumer.
With Russia's invasion of Crimea, the threat is greater than Vladimir Putin's ambitions, the real danger to the world is that oil and natural gas are once again being used as a weapon of war.
Paris/London/Atlanta: Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia president Charles Plosser, who votes on policy this year, said recent encouraging economic data isn't enough to change the pace of the central bank's asset purchases.