Stocks hurt by weak earnings and data

Euro extends rally while Greek stocks fall further

Freeport hit by falling copper prices

Company reported Q4 loss of $2.85bn and sales fall of 11%

Strong dollar weighs on US results

Subdued growth and the big buck drag on blue chips


Novartis promises cost cuts

Swiss pharm group says currency effects will hit profits

Equity markets calm after Greece vote

Euro climbs off 11-year low but Greek bank stocks slide

Ingram Pinn illustration

EU cannot agree to write off Greek debt

The prospect of defaults would frighten the markets and increase the risk of another crisis

Currency market swings hit aid effort

Summit aims to raise $7.5bn for immunisation programmes

Comment: Shenzhen next stop on ‘through train’

Shenzhen will add excitement to Stock Connect

EM currency boost seen as euro weakens

Analysts expect growth in euro-funded carry trades

Foreign Currency including Euros, Yen, Dollars

Currency moves blamed for profit warnings

Competition on the rise as companies adjust to growth environment

European stocks and bonds march higher

Wall St pauses while euro keeps sliding

Week in Review, January 24

Forex brokers, Microsoft, Total and Swedish jet scandal featured

Euro falls to 11-year low after ECB move

Central bank’s QE sends euro and yields lower for second day

No need for hostilities in the phoney currency war

The ECB should ignore accusations of competitive devaluation

Gold gains lustre on haven status

Bullion buoyed as investors question central banks

Should you hedge European exposure?

QE will boost shares but weaken the euro

Euro plumbs 11-year low after QE

Single currency sinks 2% after Thursday’s near 2% fall

UBS avoids losses after franc decision

Switzerland’s big banks appear to have avoided the worst of the tumult

Draghi’s pledge gives credible hope

Expect the global hunt for yield to continue until rates rise

Stocks jump and euro slides on ECB QE

S&P 500 higher as eurozone bond yields drop