Top daily newsGlobal stock markets are mostly falling today after US stocks finished lower Tuesday as investors returned from Labor Day holiday with dollar firm amid higher demand for safe havens. Microsoft slid 0.32% Tuesday amid news the tech giant has purchased in-browser video editing software startup Clipchamp, Apple stock rose 1.55% outperforming market.
Both GBP/USD and EUR/USD accelerated sliding yesterday after Germany’s ZEW survey of economic sentiment for September showed investor morale fell more than expected in August. Both pairs are lower currently. AUD/USD accelerated retreating Tuesday while USD/JPY continued climbing with Australian dollar lower against the Greenback currently and yen higher.
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European stock indexes are sharply lower currently after a down session on Tuesday with chemicals companies shares leading losses. Investors are watching a flurry of telecom deals led by Deutsche Telekom which struck a share-swap deal with SoftBank Group to increase its stake in US unit T-Mobile. Asian indexes are mostly lower today with Nikkei bucking the general trend after the Japanese government revised upward the second quarter gross domestic product growth figures, beating expectations.
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