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Stock markets rally after trade war fears ebb

European stocks jumped to their highest level in more than two weeks on Thursday as investors bought back into risky assets and trade tensions between the United States and China appeared to ebb. After a retaliatory blow from China against proposed US tariffs drew conciliatory noises from Washington, some investors calculated a full-blown trade war […]

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Shares fall as trade war concerns depress confidence

Shares slid on Wednesday as trade war fears dented investors’ confidence and the US Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 0.25 per cent. DUBLIN Financial services group IFG fell 2.91 per cent to €2.12 after reporting 2017 losses of €400,000. Elsewhere in Dublin, stocks exposed to Britain’s retail or consumer market suffered in the wake […]

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Market shares fall as trade war concerns depress confidence

Shares slid on Wednesday as trade war fears dented investors’ confidence and the US Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 0.25 per cent. DUBLIN Financial services group IFG fell 2.91 per cent to €2.12 after reporting 2017 losses of €400,000. Elsewhere in Dublin, stocks exposed to Britain’s retail or consumer market suffered in the wake […]

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European shares bounce off six-month lows

European shares bounced off six-month lows on Tuesday as the focus shifted from politics to dealmaking and earnings, with paper and packaging stocks soaring after Smurfit Kappa rejected a bid approach. Telecom Italia jumped 5.9 per cent after activist investor Elliott confirmed it had built a stake in a bid to improve governance and strategy […]

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Strong JPMorgan earnings update boosts US financial stocks

The UK’s top share index held on to record highs on the last day of the trading week as the Iseq overall index edged up by 0.58 per cent. Meanwhile, in the US, a strong update by the biggest US lender by assets, JPMorgan lifted financial stocks while robust retail sales data helped Amazon provide […]

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Iseq bucks trend to finish higher

European shares struggled in the final trading session of the week, as Thursday’s bounce proved to have little staying power. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index closed down 0.2 per cent as the London, Frankfurt and Paris markets all edged lower, while the US market was also in negative territory in early trading. The Dublin market […]

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lseq bucks trend to finish higher

European shares struggled in the final trading session of the week, as Thursday’s bounce proved to have little staying power. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index closed down 0.2 per cent as the London, Frankfurt and Paris markets all edged lower, while the US market was also in negative territory in early trading. The Dublin market […]

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