Stocks climb off three-week trough

Oil prices rise despite a firmer dollar

Alarm bells ring over negative rates

Investors challenged by meagre sovereign debt returns

US jobs are ‘back in markets spotlight’

Fed still really cares about these numbers, argues Citi, so the market should too

China fertiliser maker defaults on bond

Cash-strapped local governments lose appetite for bailouts

Poor earnings suggests bear market looms

Unusual for markets to go as long as a year without a new high

Negative yields cost investors $24bn: Fitch

Shortfall poses challenges to investors reliant on sovereign debt

Chile’s salmon sector hit by algae bloom

Latest blow to industry lines up a 10% fall in global supplies

China trade barriers won’t stop ecommerce

Consumer longing for foreign goods motivated by more than price

OTC derivatives shrink to post-crisis low

Banks utilise trade compression strategy which has been ‘key driver’ in fall, according to BIS

Many eurozone IPOs below listing price

Companies suffer as broader equity market falls

China’s fizz goes flat

Money is no longer energising economic muscles

Asians save, but Latin Americans spend

Stark behavioural divide is driven by government policy and cultural norms

Jailed Libor trader plans fresh appeal

Lawyer who acted for Asperger syndrome hacker hired for challenge based on ‘fresh evidence’

Yellen drives the currency bus

Fed chair calls the shots as other central banks step up stimulus

Mystery buyers snap up 100-year debt in Europe

Ireland and Belgium lead trend to sell 100-year debt

Latam tourists roam closer to home

Collapsing currencies add to charm of region’s own attractions



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