The ZEW commented that expectations were recovering somewhat after the surprise United Kingdom decision to leave the European Union (EU), though there was still uncertainty surrounding the resilience of the EU banking sector. The key index fell below her expectation of a rise to 5.0 points. "The recovery in expectations should not be over-interpreted and must be taken against the backdrop of the strong retreat in July", he said, warning that August's data was not an indication that the ...
While we do not yet know the motivation for the murders of Maulama Akonjee and Thara Uddin, we do know that our Muslim communities are in the perpetual crosshairs of bigotry. Surveillance footage showed the suspect following the victims. Investigators said Monday that the auto matched the description of one involved in an unsolved hit-and-run crash in Brooklyn.
Morrow testified Thursday that Kane knew grand jury information was inside a package he leaked to a reporter and Kane later conspired with him to cover up the crime. Kane's lawyers insist she had no direct involvement in the illegal leak of confidential documents from a 2009 investigation of a Philadelphia civil rights leader, J.
COMEX gold futures rose 0.16 percent to $1,345.30 while silver rose 0.67 percent to $19.84. Advancing issues outnumbered decliners on the NYSE by 2,110 to 792. "The market is grinding higher thanks to better-than-expected earnings results during this season as well as due to lack of alternatives, since bond yields are so low", said Karyn Cavanaugh, senior market strategist at Voya Financial.
Benchmarks in Taiwan, Indonesia and New Zealand also advanced. The Nasdaq composite fell 6 points, or 0.1 percent, to 5,153. Carney announced Thursday the bank has slashed a key interest rate from 0.5 percent to a record-low 0.25 percent.
Carney, the bank's governor, said at a news conference on Thursday. "At its meeting ... the MPC voted for a package of measures created to provide additional support to growth and to achieve a sustainable return of inflation to the (2.0-percent) target", the bank said.