Wall Street plunges amid escalating trade row

Business / Financial Markets Jun 26, 2018

Wall Street plunges amid escalating trade row

U.S. stocks sank in a broad sell-off on Monday, with the S&P 500 dropping more than 1.5 percent and technology firms bearing the brunt of an escalating trade dispute between the United States and other leading economies. The U.S. Treasury Department was drafting curbs that ...

Business / Economy Sep 17, 2015

S&P cuts Japan rating, casting doubt on 'Abenomics'

Standard & Poor's has cut the nation's long-term credit rating one level to A+, saying it sees little chance of the government's current strategy accelerating growth and inflation over the next few years. The downgrade, announced Wednesday, came just a day after the Bank of ...