Investors dump equities, bonds as coronavirus spooks markets, BofA says

A trader works on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., March 5, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly LONDON (Reuters) – Investors pulled out... Read more »

Polanski movie collects first trophy at Cesar Awards in France

PARIS (Reuters) – Roman Polanski’s film “An Officer and a Spy” collected its first Cesar Award out of 12 nominations on Friday, scooping the prize for best costume designer.... Read more »

Irish PM says very difficult to secure Brexit deal by next week

FILE PHOTO: Irish Prime Minister (Taoiseach) Leo Varadkar reacts during a news conference with Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven in Stockholm, Sweden October 3, 2019. TT News Agency/Henrik Montgomery/via... Read more »

Italy’s Panetta seen bringing rigour and art to ECB board

ROME (Reuters) – Fabio Panetta will bring both creativity and rigorous data analysis skills to the European Central Bank’s executive committee when he joins the six-member board in January,... Read more »

Euro zone bond yields and euro slide after ECB unleashes stimulus

LONDON (Reuters) – Bond yields tumbled across the euro zone on Thursday and the single currency fell toward recent 28-month lows after the European Central Bank cut interest rates... Read more »

BAML: Buy risky assets as sentiment gets extremely bearish

LONDON (Reuters) – Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday its market sentiment indicator has fallen to a level so bearish it has triggered a “contrarian” buy signal... Read more »

Investors trim cash, buy stocks on dovish Fed, trade truce: BAML poll

LONDON (Reuters) – Fund managers have trimmed cash holdings and added risk to their portfolios following the U.S. Federal Reserve’s dovish pivot and after Beijing and Washington agreed a... Read more »

U.S. equity funds add $1.7 billion ahead of Fed chair testimony: BAML

LONDON (Reuters) – Investors pumped money into bonds and equities in the week to Wednesday with U.S. stock funds adding $1.7 billion, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on... Read more »

Dollar hovers at three-week high as bets for deep U.S. rate cut fade

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar edged up on Monday, hovering at a three-week high, as it held onto gains after news of a stronger-than-expected increase in U.S. jobs... Read more »

Ireland invests disputed Apple taxes in low risk, highly rated bonds

DUBLIN, July 1 (Reuters) – Ireland’s debt agency has invested disputed taxes collected from Apple in low risk, highly rated euro-dominated fixed income securities, predominantly short to medium-term sovereign... Read more »