RUSSIA: WEAKER CONSUMER ACTIVITY - A CHALLENGE TO BUDGET CONSERVATISM? - ING

"Retail trade growth decelerated to 2.2% year-on-year in September, below expectations, despite unemployment dropping to a new low...

OIL DOWN 2% ON SUPPLY BUILD; $100 BET LOOKS MORE DISTANT

Investing.com - The oil market's previous speculation on whether oil will hit $100 a barrel is beginning to turn into a bet on how...

 
 
 

BELGIUM STOCKS HIGHER AT CLOSE OF TRADE; BEL 20 UP 0.72%

Investing.com - Belgium stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Technology, Healthcare and Basic Materials...

FINLAND STOCKS LOWER AT CLOSE OF TRADE; OMX HELSINKI 25 DOWN 1.16%

Investing.com - Finland stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Financials, Utilities and Basic Materials...

 
 
 

POLISH PM: THERE IS A SERIOUS RISK THAT THERE WON'T BE A DEAL

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki recently crossed the wires saying that they have an impasse in Brexit talks and there is a...

EUR APPEARS VULNERABLE AND ECB RATE EXPECTATIONS HAVE SOFTENED - SCOTIABANK

Analysts at Scotiabank note that EUR appears vulnerable as it softens to the lower bound its recent mid-1.15/lower-1.16 range. Key...

 
 
 

AUD/USD: FULL LOAD-DOWN AS WE APPROACH FOMC MINUTES AND AUSSIE JOBS REPORT

AUD/USD is a complicated mix of "what's happening to the US dollar?," China's economic performance, the Yuan and EM-FX and not least,...

FED'S BRAINARD: NO COMMENTS ON NEAR-TERM MONETARY POLICY OUTLOOK

In her prepared remarks for delivery to a conference on financial technologies and financial inclusion, Federal Reserve governor Lael...

 
 
 

FOREX- U.S. DOLLAR RISES AHEAD OF FED MINUTES

Investing.com - The U.S. dollar rose on Wednesday as traders waited for the latest meeting minutes from the Federal Reserve, while...

GREECE STOCKS LOWER AT CLOSE OF TRADE; ATHENS GENERAL COMPOSITE DOWN 0.39%

Investing.com - Greece stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Travel, Media and Retail sectors led shares...

 
 
 

CRUDE OIL WTI TECHNICAL ANALYSIS: BLACK GOLD FALLING BELOW $70.00 A BARREL

Crude oil bear momentum is accelerating as the market broke below the 70.00 figure and teh 200-period simple moving average. The 50-period...

COLOMBIA RETAIL SALES IN LINE WITH FORECASTS IN AUGUST

 
 
 

GBP/USD TECHNICAL ANALYSIS: THE RECENT SLIDE DOWN FINDS SOME SUPPORT ABOVE 1.3100 FIGURE

GBP/USD is trading in a bull trend above the 200-period simple moving average on the 4-hour chart. GBP/USD found some support above...

GBP/USD RECOVERS ABOVE 1.3140 AHEAD OF FOMC MINUTES AND EU SUMMIT

Volatility in GBP crosses remain low despite EU summit and Brexit comments. Cable off lows but still down 50 pips so far today. The...

 
 
 

USD/CAD SURGES TO 1.30 AS WTI SLIPS BELOW $70 ON EIA REPORT

Weekly EIA data shows a large buildup in crude oil inventories in the U.S. US Dollar Index clings to gains above 95. Canadian data...

US PRES. TRUMP: CHINA ISN'T READY FOR TRADE TALKS

In an interview with Fox Business Network, the U.S. President Donald said they would cut government spending and added that China wasn't...

 
 
 

IMF'S LAGARDE: BREXIT OUTCOME DEPENDS ON ‘BRUTALITY OF THE EXIT' - BLOOMBERG

Commenting on the potential impact of Brexit in an interview with Bloomberg, "I think it will be net negative in all cases. The variability...

US STOCKS ERASE A PART OF TUESDAY'S STRONG UPSURGE, FOMC MINUTES IN FOCUS

Major US equity indices opened with steep losses on Wednesday and eroded around 50% of previous session's strong upsurge. After yesterday's...

 
 
 

US DOLLAR INDEX EASES FROM TOPS NEAR 95.50 AHEAD OF FOMC

The index remains bid and moves further north of the 95.00 handle. Yields of the key US 10-year note trades on a weak note near 3.15%. US...

ATLANTA FED: GDPNOW ESTIMATE FOR REAL GDP GROWTH IN Q3 EDGES DOWN TO 3.9%

"The GDPNow model estimate for real GDP growth in the third quarter of 2018 is 3.9 percent on October 17, down from 4.0 percent on...

 
 
 



Wembley will not be sold after Shahid Khan withdraws offer

Wembley will not be sold after Shahid Khan withdraws offer

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'Strictly Come Dancing': 'Katya Jones Should Not Have Allowed Seann Walsh...

'Strictly Come Dancing': 'Katya Jones Should Not Have Allowed Seann Walsh Kiss To Happen,' Says Craig Revel Horwood

‘Strictly Come Dancing' judge Craig Revel Horwood has pointed the finger of blame in Katya Jones ' direction after her kiss with dance partner Seann Walsh. The long-standing... Read more ...

Real Madrid will ‘offer Gareth Bale plus cash to Chelsea to sign Eden...

Real Madrid will ‘offer Gareth Bale plus cash to Chelsea to sign Eden Hazard' in January

REAL MADRID are set to offer Gareth Bale AND cash to Chelsea in their latest desperate bid to sign Eden Hazard in January, according to reports in Spain. Los Blancos are said... Read more ...

Meghan Markle Rothy's: The Duchess of Sussex's flat shoes are not all they...

Meghan Markle Rothy's: The Duchess of Sussex's flat shoes are not all they seem as they're revealed to be made from 100 per cent recycled plastic water bottles

Meghan Markle slipped into a pair of comfortable flats half way through the first day on tour Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have been busy in Australia as their royal tour... Read more ...

Man Utd news: Paul Scholes SLAMMED by former team-mate over fresh Jose...

Man Utd news: Paul Scholes SLAMMED by former team-mate over fresh Jose Mourinho comments

MANCHESTER UNITED legend Paul Scholes has been criticised by former England team-mate David Seaman over his recent comments about Jose Mourinho. Read more ...

Strictly's Seann Walsh and Katya Jones put on smiley display as they head to...

Strictly's Seann Walsh and Katya Jones put on smiley display as they head to rehearsals

Seann Walsh and Katya Jones were seen smiling at each other as they headed to Strictly rehearsals Seann Walsh has been photographed smiling at his Strictly Come Dancing dance... Read more ...

Canelo Alvarez signs monster 5-year, $365 million contract, the biggest in...

Canelo Alvarez signs monster 5-year, $365 million contract, the biggest in sports history

Canelo Alvarez signed the biggest athlete deal in the history of sports, a $365 million contract for his next five years of fights. Alvarez signed the deal with DAZN, a new... Read more ...

The Government Owes More Than £1.5bn To Sick And Disabled Benefits Claimants...

The Government Owes More Than £1.5bn To Sick And Disabled Benefits Claimants Due To Blunder

Tens of thousands of sick or disabled people will receive back dated payments from the Department for Work and Pensions due to a large-scale mistake. The repayments are set to... Read more ...

Pusha T claims Drake's close friend leaked news of his secret son - and NOT...

Pusha T claims Drake's close friend leaked news of his secret son - and NOT Kanye West

Drake may owe Kanye an apology after accusing him of leaking the details - and stealing ideas for his new album Read more ...

Westfield police incident: Horror as 'person falls from top floor'...

Westfield police incident: Horror as 'person falls from top floor' - Stratford centre shut

WESTFIELD Stratford City in east London has been partially closed following reports that at least one person fell from the top floor Read more ...