U.S. Stocks Slip in Quiet Session
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U.S. stocks edged lower in the slowest session of the year so far. Major indexes wobbled in a narrow trading range after they hit several fresh records the previous week. The S&P 500 slipped 0.2%.
U.K., EU Disagree Over How to Get Out of Brexit Stalemate
British Prime Minister Theresa May signaled that she expects the European Union to offer concessions over Brexit before the U.K. will make more of its own as negotiations resumed Monday.
Lautenschläger Says ECB Should Start Cutting Bond Purchases Next Year
The European Central Bank should start cutting its bond purchases at the beginning of next year, a member of the central bank's Executive Board said.
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Global Economy Set for Strong Growth Into 2018
The global economy is set for continued strong growth into 2018, but the U.K. and Russia are likely to miss out, according to leading indicators released by the OECD.
China Forex Reserves Rise to Highest Level in Nearly a Year
China's foreign-exchange reserves rose to $3.109 trillion in September, the highest level since October 2016, giving Beijing a breather in its campaign to constrain capital outflows.
Conference Board's Employment Trends Index Fell in September
A basket of U.S. employment indicators decreased in September. The Conference Board said its employment trends index dropped to 132.74 in September from its revised August reading of 132.78.
Ten Years Ago, the S&P 500 Hit Its Pre-Crisis Peak
Battered Dollar Roars Back, Catching Investors by Surprise
Investors are buying the U.S. dollar again, betting that an increasingly aggressive Federal Reserve and tumult in European politics will help lift the currency as it rebounds following its longest slide in a decade.
Oil Prices Rise Ahead of Crude Market Data
Oil prices rose Monday as Saudi Arabia announced it would further curtail oil exports, but U.S. crude futures remained below $50 a barrel as investors awaited fresh data this week.
Critic of the Establishment Challenges Japan's Leader
The woman who is launching a campaign to oust Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe aims to strike a delicate balance: Be the face of change, but don't promise too much change.
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October 09, 2017 19:15 ET (23:15 GMT)