Shares gain as oil slips on hopes for Ukraine progress

Shares gain as oil slips on hopes for Ukraine progress

SYDNEY — Most share markets firmed and oil slid on Monday on hopes for progress in Russian-Ukraine peace talks even as fighting continued to rage, while bond markets braced for rate rises in the United States and UK this week. While Russian missiles hit a large Ukrainian base near the border with Poland on Sunday…

Shares gain as oil slips on hopes for Ukraine progress

SYDNEY — Most share markets firmed and oil slid on Monday on hopes for progress in Russian-Ukraine peace talks even as fighting continued to rage, while bond markets braced for rate rises in the United States and UK this week. While Russian missiles hit a large Ukrainian base near the border with Poland on Sunday…

European shares plunge as investors assess Ukraine crisis

European shares plunge as investors assess Ukraine crisis

European shares dropped to a four-month low on Monday, with auto and technology stocks leading the losses after comments from the Kremlin quelled hopes of a resolution to Europe’s biggest military crisis in decades. The pan-European STOXX 600 slid 1.3% to its lowest level since October over concerning headlines related to the Russia-Ukraine conflict…

Japanese shares close lower on Ukraine jitters

Japanese shares close lower on Ukraine jitters

TOKYO — Japanese shares fell on Thursday as risk appetite was curbed by worries surrounding Ukraine, while investors remained concerned over rising interest rates globally to contain broadening inflationary pressures. The Nikkei share average lost 0.83% to close at 27,232.87, while the broader Topix slipped 0.79% to 1,931.24…

Japanese shares fall as tech stocks track Nasdaq lower

Japanese shares fall as tech stocks track Nasdaq lower

TOKYO — Japanese shares fell on Friday, hit by losses in technology heavyweights after the Nasdaq dropped 1% overnight as fears of inflation and higher interest rates dented risk appetite. The Nikkei share average closed 0.9% lower at 27,522.26, after losing more than 2% earlier in the session…

Shares in Iveco indicated at 11 euros each in market debut

Shares in Iveco indicated at 11 euros each in market debut

MILAN — Shares in Iveco failed to start trading at open in Milan on Monday, and were indicated at 11 euros each following the demerger from parent company CNH Industrial. (Reporting by Giulio Piovaccari; editing by Valentina Za…

China shares rise after state planner assures of stable economic growth

China shares rise after state planner assures of stable economic growth

SHANGHAI — China shares rose slightly on Wednesday, led by automobile and tech stocks, after a senior state planner assured the world’s second largest economy would be able to keep growth stable. ** At the midday break, the Shanghai Composite index was up 0.01% at 3,625.41 and the blue-chip CSI300 index was up 0.08%…

Japanese shares fall on corporate outlook uncertainty; tech stocks gain

Japanese shares fall on corporate outlook uncertainty; tech stocks gain

TOKYO — Japanese shares ended lower on Friday, weighed down by uncertainties about outlook of domestic firms, while gains in technology stocks tracking an overnight Nasdaq rally limited losses. The Nikkei share average dropped 0.61% to close at 29,611.57, after inching up 0.15% earlier in the session to track solid finish of U.S…

Shares of Chinese developer Kaisa and units suspended as debt woes mount amid fears of contagion from Evergrande’s crisis

Shares of Chinese developer Kaisa and units suspended as debt woes mount amid fears of contagion from Evergrande’s crisis

Kaisa’s troubles come amid concerns about a deepening liquidity crisis in the Chinese property sector…

Transaction in Own Shares

Transaction in Own Shares

Transaction in Own Shares                   02 September 2021   • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • •   Royal Dutch Shell plc (the ‘Company’) announces that on 02 September 2021 it purchased the following number of ‘B’ Shares for…

Shanghai shares rise as China cenbank boosts short-term cash

Shanghai shares rise as China cenbank boosts short-term cash

SHANGHAI — Shanghai’s main share index rose on Wednesday as China’s central bank boosted short-term funding to ease worries over tightening liquidity amid a faltering recovery, but losses in financial, tech and real estate firms kept China’s blue-chip index lower. ** At the midday break, the Shanghai Composite index was up 0.34% at 3,526.49 points.…

Indian shares rise on IT boost, Mahindra leads gains

Indian shares rise on IT boost, Mahindra leads gains

BENGALURU — Indian shares rose on Monday, boosted by information technology stocks, while automaker Mahindra & Mahindra led gains on the back of posting a quarterly profit last week. By 0401 GMT, the blue-chip NSE Nifty 50 index climbed 0.39% to 16,300.95 and the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex rose 0.39% to 54,487.42. The Nifty IT…

Robinhood shares dive 27.6%; filing sparks worries early investors could sell

Robinhood shares dive 27.6%; filing sparks worries early investors could sell

Robinhood shares dive 27.6%; filing sparks worries early investors could sell

Asian shares up on China gains but tech worries weigh

Asian shares up on China gains but tech worries weigh

HONG KONG — Asian shares rose on Tuesday, led by a stronger Chinese opening and shaking off the initial drag from tech-driven Wall Street losses, while the dollar stayed at multiweek lows against other major currencies. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan gained 0.2%, swinging into positive territory after Chinese blue chips rose…