European stocks struggle ahead of US jobs data.

LONDON, July 8 (Reuters) – European stocks opened slightly lower on Friday and struggled for gains after the shooting of Japan’s former prime minister sent Asian stocks sliding as investors awaited key jobs data. in the United States later in the session. Investor sentiment had been positive earlier in the session, which analysts said was … Read more

What if artificial intelligence was totally overrated…?

An Ameca model humanoid robot from the British company Engineered Arts and equipped with artificial intelligence is displayed at CES 2022, on January 5, 2022, in Las Vegas, Nevada. ©Ethan Miller/GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/Getty Images via AFP myths Google, Meta and OpenAI are investing heavily in this technology, which is increasingly capturing the public imagination. … Read more

Asian Stocks Lose Gains Made in Shorter China Quarantine as Recession Fears Persist

A man wearing a protective mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, looks at an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei index outside a brokerage house in Tokyo, Japan, on March 7, 2019. 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record TOKYO, June 29 (Reuters) – Asian stock markets fell on … Read more

G7 nations announce Russia gold ban as summit kicks off under shadow of war

Gold ban targets ‘Putin’s war machine,’ says British PM Oil import price cap also under discussion, says German source The G7 also aims to tackle rising energy prices SCHLOSS ELMAU, Germany, June 26 (Reuters) – Members of the Group of Seven wealthy nations announced a ban on Russian gold imports on Sunday as the G7 … Read more

Stocks moderate their inflation expectations due to the blow to copper

S&P futures up 0.9%, European stocks gain 1.5% MSCI Global Shares Target 2.5% Weekly Gain Copper falls more than 7% in the week, oil falls 2% German 10-year bond yield falls 4 bps LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) – Global stocks were headed for their first weekly gain in a month and Wall Street was set … Read more

Gaming and tech companies work on standards for the metaverse

Some 37 companies, including Microsoft, Meta, Epic Games, Nvidia, and Qualcomm, will work together to develop standards for the metaverse. The goal is to harmonize both terminology and technology. The metaverse has become a concept, since Facebook rebranded itself as Meta in late 2021 and announced that it wanted to focus squarely on ‘the metaverse’, … Read more

Stocks see steepest drop since 2020 as central bankers rattle markets

BOJ is an outlier as major central banks hike rates Investors’ recession fears grow US Stocks Prepare to Rebound; S&P 500 seen up 0.9% LONDON, June 17 (Reuters) – Global stocks were headed for their worst week since the pandemic collapse of markets in March 2020, as major central banks stepped up tightening policies in … Read more

Asian stocks slide as Fed hike fears push Wall Street into bear market

HONG KONG, June 14 (Reuters) – Asian stocks fell sharply and the safe-haven dollar hovered near a two-decade high on Tuesday after Wall Street hit a confirmed bear market milestone on fears that aggressive gains in US interest rates will boost the world’s largest economy. in recession MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific stocks outside of … Read more

Asia Stocks Rise on US Futures, Oil Rises

A man walks past a screen displaying a chart showing the recent average movements of Nikkei shares outside a brokerage house in Tokyo, Japan December 30, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato/File photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record Asian Stock Exchanges: Nikkei up 0.3%, S&P 500 futures up 0.4% Euro falls from 7-year … Read more