Topic: FTSE 100 Index
Today is the first day that most stock exchanges have been open since ratings agency Standard & Poor's announced its US credit downgrade from a AAA rating to AA+. Here’s how world markets have responded so far:
08/08/2011 01:33 pm
Debt problems in US, Europe don't stop investors from buying up stocks. But analysts warn debt woes remain markets' primary concern.
07/19/2011 12:41 pm
Stock market opened higher Monday after dipping below 12000 Friday. A number of corporate deals are boosting the stock market.
06/13/2011 11:53 am
Stock markets in Asia, Europe fall sharply after US stock markets plunge and Greek debt worries rise. Futures point to rebound in the US.
06/02/2011 10:56 am
Japan earthquake drives down major European markets at close. US stocks at midday also down as investors try to evaluate impact of new 7.4 magnitude Japan earthquake.
04/07/2011 01:40 pm
Concerns about rebuilding costs and radiation push Japan's Nikkei down 1.7 percent. But stocks in Europe edge up and US futures point to stronger open.
03/23/2011 09:37 am
Japan's stock market index surges 4.4 percent as outlook for Japanese nuclear plant improves. Other stock markets in Asia, Europe little changed
03/22/2011 10:42 am
Stock prices are up in Asia and Europe. Futures point to a rise in US stock prices at the open.
03/21/2011 09:02 am
Stock market news is downbeat as traders, investors worldwide worry about rising oil prices, slowing growth.
03/07/2011 07:07 am
Stock market in Britain, Germany are down, while futures point to dip at open of US stock market.
02/28/2011 08:11 am