Spanish government bonds were set for a second weekly advance relative to their German peers as improving market sentiment combined with the prospect of more European Central Bank stimulus to boost demand for the euro-region's higher-yielding ...
TOKYO - World stock markets rose Friday on expectations the Federal Reserve will keep interest rates at a record low for at least several more months.
... * Glencore to cut 500,000 T of annual zinc capacity. * Zinc sees biggest single-day gain in six years. * LME week begins in London next week.
Canadian Oil Sands Ltd said it has put in place a shareholder rights plan following Suncor Energy Inc.'s unsolicited offer to buy all of its outstanding shares.
LONDON Oct 9 Britain's government said on Friday it had sold off another 1 percent of its stake in Lloyds Banking Group, trimming its total interest in the bailed-out lender to below 11 percent.