European markets are open for the close as investors react to the US jobs data

Defensive sectors such as healthcare and defensive regions such as Switzerland are good bets, says the wealth manager at Credit Suisse Defensive sectors such as healthcare and defensive regions such as Switzerland are good bets, says the wealth manager at Credit Suisse. Credit Suisse’s Director of International Wealth, Nanette Hechler-Waidherbe discussed the markets on CNBC’s … Read more

European markets closed higher at the end of November

HSBC closes 114 branches in the UK and is considering selling its New Zealand business HSBC has announced plans to close 114 of its UK branches as it tries to improve returns after criticism from a major investor. The bank also announced a possible sale of its New Zealand business. Retail banks are under increasing … Read more

European markets close mixed pending changes in China’s Covid policy

Bank of England governor says UK gold market ‘not going back to normal’ The UK gold market is “not getting back to normal” yet Bank of England intervention on Sept. 28, according to Gov. Andrew Bailey, who spoke before the Committee of Lawmakers on Tuesday. The governor said the bank did not want to buy … Read more

The Russian court rejected Grenier’s appeal, and sent her to a penal colony

NBA women’s basketball player Brittney Grenier, who was detained at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport and later charged with illegal cannabis possession, stands inside a defendants’ cage before a court hearing in Khimki outside Moscow, on August 4, 2022. Evgenia Novozinina | AFP | Getty Images WASHINGTON – A Russian court on Tuesday upheld the nine-year prison … Read more

European stocks open to close, data, earnings and Fed meeting

Quantitative easing dismantling auction by Bank of England The Bank of England accepted a record amount of gold bonds in a reverse auction on Wednesday. soba pictures | Light Rocket | Getty Images The Bank of England saw strong investor demand in the first quantitative easing auction. Read the story over here. – Matt Clinch … Read more

European markets slipped slightly after UK inflation data; ASML shares up 7%

Stocks on the go: Sartorius and Unibrew are drowning in sales warnings The shares of the French-German plant processing maker Sartorius It fell 17% after it said full-year sales would be in the lower half of its target range, with reduced demand fueling the pandemic for its products now. “We are setting our full-year outlook … Read more

Open to Close, Stocks, Data, Earnings and News

Stocks on the go: GN Store Nord and Nordnet down 7% Danish manufacturer of hearing aids GN Store Nord It fell more than 7.5% by mid-afternoon to the bottom of the Stoxx 600. Swedish financial services company nordnet It is also down 7% after publishing its monthly numbers for September. – Elliot Smith People Should … Read more

European markets rebounded with the rise of global markets; Stokes 600 up 2.5%

Stocks on the go: Griggs up 9%, Drax down 7% A share of the British bakery chain Greg Gaining 9.5% in the early afternoon after came the strong earnings report, which showed a rise in quarterly sales despite a worsening cost-of-living crisis and waning consumer confidence in the UK. At the bottom of the Stoxx … Read more

Putin announces ‘four new regions of Russia’ while Moscow includes parts of Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a meeting on the Kremlin’s military-industrial complex, September 20, 2022, in Moscow, Russia. Contributor | Getty Images News | Getty Images Russian President Vladimir Putin On Friday, it announced four new regions of the country shortly after signing a decree to formally annex parts of occupied Ukraine. “There are … Read more