Wednesday, July 8, 2015
The euro held steady Tuesday as European leaders prepare for a summit after Greece at the weekend voted against accepting more austerity measures, pushing the country closer to a eurozone exit.
Oil rebounded in Asia Tuesday on bargain-hunting after prices plunged a day earlier as Greek defiance against austerity measures imposed by its creditors sparked turbulence in global markets.
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Asian equities fell Monday after Greece overwhelming rejected further austerity measures, pushing it closer to a eurozone exit, while Shanghai underwent another day of volatility as China introduced a raft of measures to shore up the slumping market
Oil fell in Asia Monday as investors digested the implications of Greece rejecting tough austerity demands from creditors which could send the debt-strapped nation crashing out of the eurozone, analysts said.
The euro rose Monday after Greece's Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis announced his shock resignation, just hours after the cash-strapped nation rejected creditors' austerity demands in a landmark weekend referendum.
Friday, July 3, 2015
Europe's main stock markets steadied on Thursday as attention turned to U.S. jobs data ahead of Greece's weekend referendum on it bailout.
The euro ticked higher in Asia on Thursday as an upbeat U.S. jobs report boosted sentiment while investors looked to this weekend's referendum on Greece's bailout.
Oil prices recovered Thursday after the Iran nuclear talks were extended until July 7, giving oversupplied markets a breather despite uncertainty over the Greek financial crisis, analysts said.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Asian markets mostly rose Wednesday as investors shrugged off Greece's default, with Tokyo lifted by an upbeat survey on business confidence, but Shanghai's volatile run continued, plunging more than five percent.