PRECIOUS-Gold set for second weekly rise on trade deal uncertainties

Nov 1 (Reuters) – Gold prices were little changed on Friday as investors evaluated whether the Federal Reserve’s would continue to cut rates, but the metal was set for... Read more »

UPDATE 1-India aviation watchdog orders IndiGo, GoAir to modify Pratt engines within 15 days

(Add details on GoAir) By Aditi Shah and Chandini Monnappa NEW DELHI/BENGALURU, Oct 29 (Reuters) – India’s civil aviation regulator has ordered domestic carriers IndiGo and GoAir to modify... Read more »

African Markets – Factors to watch on Oct 16

NAIROBI, Oct 16 - The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Wednesday. - - - -... Read more »

PRECIOUS-Gold edges higher as Brexit uncertainty spurs safe-haven bid

Oct 16 (Reuters) – Gold prices edged higher on Wednesday after shedding nearly 1% in the previous session, as it remained unclear if Britain could avoid postponing its departure... Read more »

PRECIOUS-Gold steady ahead of crucial Brexit talks

Oct 15 (Reuters) – Gold prices held steady below the $1,500 per ounce level on Tuesday as markets braced for talks between Britain and the European Union that will... Read more »

UPDATE 3-Nigeria fines banks $1.3 bln for failing to meet loan deadline -sources

* Central bank has set minimum 60% loan-to-deposit ratio * Several banks have missed September deadline * Mid-tier lender FCMB says it was fined $46 mln * Central bank... Read more »

10% or 8%? Japan retailers scramble to cope with tax hike

(Fixes headline) * Sales tax rises to 10%, reduced rate applied to some items * Lower rate, steps to back shoppers cause confusion at retailers * Price competition to... Read more »

Delay in USMC trade deal approval poses risk to Mexican financial markets – stability council

MEXICO CITY, Sept 27 (Reuters) – Potential delays in the ratification of the United States-Mexico-Canada trade deal pose a risk to Mexico’s financial markets, its financial stability council said... Read more »

African Markets – Factors to watch on Sept. 27

NAIROBI, Sept 27 (Reuters) - The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Friday. - - -... Read more »

U.S. equity funds see largest weekly outflow since early Aug

Sept 26 (Reuters) – U.S. equity funds saw $12.6 billion in outflows in the last week, while bond and money market funds attracted money, according to data released by... Read more »