European Stock Futures Largely Lower Amid Brexit Uncertainty

16.12.2020, 08:10

European stock markets are seen opening largely lower Wednesday, amid caution ahead of the Federal Reserve’s last policy-setting meeting of the year.

Oil Down Over Another Surprise Build in U.S. Crude Oil Supplies

16.12.2020, 07:47

Oil was down on Wednesday morning in Asia, with investors digesting yet another week of builds in U.S. crude oil inventories. Adding to mounting fuel demand worries were tighter restrictive measures in Europe and other areas to curb rising numbers of COVID-19 cases.

Gold Up, With All Eyes on Federal Reserve’s Policy Decision

16.12.2020, 06:45

Gold was up on Wednesday morning in Asia, with investors monitoring progress on U.S. stimulus measures and the Federal Reserve’s policy decision. The rapid progress in COVID-19 vaccine rollouts is also sparking hopes for a quick economic recovery.

XRP Falls 10% In Rout

16.12.2020, 05:44

XRP was trading at $0.45615 by 19:58 (00:58 GMT) on the Index on Wednesday, down 10.36% on the day. It was the largest one-day percentage loss since December 4.

Stocks boosted by vaccine roll-out; Brexit hopes boost pound

14.12.2020, 16:52

Wall Street opened higher on Monday as the start of the COVID-19 vaccine roll-out in the United States cheered investors, while Britain's pound jumped on a last-gasp extension to Brexit talks.