Asian and European stocks rallied as the Bank of Japan unexpectedly stepped up monetary stimulus, triggering the yen’s steepest slide since 2014. Oil climbed after Russia’s energy minister said OPEC may meet to discuss output cuts.
The MSCI Asia Pacific Index advanced for a third day as Chinese equities pared their biggest monthly drop since 2008. Japanese bond yields fell to records and the yen weakened against all of its major counterparts after the central bank adopted a negative interest rate. Energy stocks climbed with Ma...
15:14 Russia central bank: hackers stole over 2 billion roubles from accounts in central bank11
14:36 U.S. economy added 178,000 jobs in November; unemployment rate dropped to 4.6 percent13
13:12 Putin Wants to Work With Trump as Equals to Restore Relations12
09:46 UK manufacturing growth cools unexpectedly in November: PMI9