• Most Asian indices struggled as the dollar rose in the region

    The dollar rose in Asia Tuesday as the chances of an interest rate hike were further boosted, while most stock markets recovered from early losses to track a Wall Street lead higher. "Bullard did not mince words and explicitly gave the green light for a December lift-off, but suggested that the longer term rate cycle is …

  • ‘Hard Brexit’ could seriously damage business at Arm, the UK’s biggest tech company

    Albert Gea / Reuters Arm CEO Simon Segars. … Continued The post ‘Hard Brexit’ could seriously damage business at Arm, the UK’s biggest tech company appeared first on Business Insider.

  • Novartis profit slips as key drug goes generic Associated Press - 28 minutes ago

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Swiss drug company Novartis saw net profit slip in the third quarter as the loss of a key drug to generic use in the United States outweighed strong sales of its psoriasis drug Cosentyx and MS treatment Gilenya.

  • Union workers and pensioners demonstrate against new reforms in the labour sector outside of the Greek Parliament in Athens on October 17, 2016

    Eurozone officials announced on Tuesday they have approved 2.8 billion euros for Greece from its huge third bailout after the cash-strapped nation delivered the needed reforms. Following the latest disbursement approved by the European Stability Mechanism (ESM), Greece will have received 31.7 billion euros of the 86-billion-euro …

  • Former state-owned Kyushu unveiled a new super-luxury train "Nanatsuboshi" (Seven Stars) in September, with a four-day, three-night package costing up to 1.13 million yen (11,000 USD) per couple

    Japan's Kyushu Railway rocketed Tuesday as the former state-owned firm made its trading debut in Tokyo after scoring one of this year's biggest initial public offerings. The firm raised 416 billion yen ($4.0 billion), making it the world's third biggest share sale this year after Postal Savings Bank of China's $7.4 billion …

  • Asian stocks mixed after economic data Associated Press - 1 hour 16 minutes ago
    Specialist Charles Boeddinghaus, center, works with traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Oct. 24, 2016. Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street as traders looked over a big batch of corporate deals. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed on Tuesday in moderate trading as upbeat reports on manufacturing in the U.S. and Europe were followed by weak growth data from South Korea, Asia's fourth-largest economy.

  • European stocks pushed higher in opening deals on Tuesday, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index up 0.3 percent at 7,009.72 points. In the eurozone, Frankfurt's DAX 30 rose 0.2 percent to 10,786.25 and ...

  • The Swiss maker of herbicide and pesticides remains confident the acquisition will go ahead as financing is in place and there’s little overlap between the two businesses, Chief Executive Officer Erik Fyrwald said after publishing earnings on Tuesday. Syngenta had previously said the transaction would be completed by the …

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