German shares gain 1.04 pct Wednesday

Xinhua News Agency | Oct 9, 2019 at 4:34 PM

German stocks rose on Wednesday, with the benchmark DAX index up 124.06 points, or 1.04 percent, to close at 12,094.26 points.

French shares gain 0.78 pct on Wednesday

Xinhua News Agency | Oct 9, 2019 at 4:27 PM

French shares edged up on Wednesday with the benchmark Paris CAC 40 up 0.78 percent, or 42.52 points, to close at 5,499.14 points.

Turkish lira tumbles through key level as Syria push begins

Reuters | Oct 9, 2019 at 4:21 PM

Turkey’s lira slid 0.5% on Wednesday, breaking through what traders called a key support level of 5.85 against the dollar, after Turkey launched a military operation targeting Kurdish fighters in northeast Syrian.

European shares rise on trade optimism, Germany up 1%

Reuters | Oct 9, 2019 at 4:16 PM

German shares logged their best day in six weeks on Wednesday, leading the charge among European shares, as sentiment was lifted by signs of progress in U.S.-China trade relations a day ahead of high-level talks between the two parties.

Wall St gets tech boost as reports bolster hopes of trade deal

Reuters | Oct 9, 2019 at 3:47 PM

Wall Street rose on Wednesday on the back of gains in technology stocks, as investor sentiment was boosted by reports indicating an ease in trade tensions between the United States and China ahead of pivotal talks on Thursday.

Major stock market indices worldwide

Xinhua News Agency | Oct 9, 2019 at 3:45 PM

The following are the indices of major stock markets worldwide on Wednesday.

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  • Major stock market indices worldwide (Xinhua News Agency: Oct 9, 2019 at 2:13 AM)

Euro zone bond yields rise; U.S.-China trade talks in focus

Reuters | Oct 9, 2019 at 3:22 PM

Euro zone government bond yields rose on Wednesday, reversing some of the previous day’s falls as a media report eased worries about escalating U.S.-China trade tensions.

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  • Euro zone bond yields rise; focus on U.S.-China trade tensions (Reuters: Oct 9, 2019 at 11:03 AM)