... * U.S. rig count rises for first time since Dec 2014. * Financial markets await Greek bailout referendum. * China watchdog probes slump in stock market (Updates prices in paragraphs 6-7).
One gloomy February evening in 1998 I was writing the FT's currency market report. Nothing had happened that day, and I was 150 words short.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Economists have been predicting that the Federal Reserve would raise rates in September -- but now there's speculation that the move will be delayed.
NEW ORLEANS -- More than five years after the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history fouled beaches, coated seabirds in thick goo and threatened delicate marshes, BP has agreed to pay a record settlement to affected states in hopes of bringing an end ...
BEIJING: China Securities Finance Corp, China's official margin lender for brokerages, will boost its capital base to 100 billion yuan ($16.12 billion) from 24 billion yuan, a spokesman for the country's securities regulator said on Friday.