Posts Tagged ‘Fears’

Asia shares drift lower on Europe concerns

Carmakers lose ground on fears that debt crisis will curb Asian exports to the eurozone View full post on UK Business Stories

Asian shares slide as EU deal glow fades

Markets went into retreat amid fears of recession in Europe, after rating agencies warned last week’s summit did little to resolve the crisis View full post on UK Business Stories

Gilt yields fall as UK becomes haven

Government borrowing costs fell to historic lows of 2.106% as investors sought the safety of gilts because of fears over Italy and the eurozone View full post on UK Business Stories

Asian rally quickly stalls on eurozone fears

South Korea’s Kospi leads fallers with a drop of more than 2% View full post on UK Business Stories

Moody’s raises pressure for US debt deal

The rating agency placed the US’s triple A rating on review for possible downgrade as fears mounted that Washington will fail to raise the debt ceiling View full post on UK Business Stories

Italian Debt Adds to Fears In Euro Zone

Top European officials were to meet Monday as fears grew that Italy could become the latest victim of the debt crisis. View full post on Business Stories

Barclays could set up ‘bad bank’, say UBS

While resurgent fears of yet another European bail-out sent traders running for cover on Monday, Barclays bucked the falling trend. View full post on UK Business Stories

Spain’s Zapatero Pledges Financial Austerity

Spanish leader says Spanish banks required to ease debt fears by revealing more information about their finances View full post on Business Stories

Rolls Royce shares fall again on engine fears

Anxiety over problems with Rolls-Royce’s jet engines saw the company’s shares slip again, shedding 16 to 595p and leaving the company the biggest faller in the FTSE 100. View full post on UK Business Stories

Commodities Prices Fall On Chinese Interest Rates Fears

Linda Young – AHN News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – Commodities prices for precious metals, oil and agricultural raw materials took the hardest fall in 18 months on news that China might take steps to avert inflation. Prices of commodities futures fell by up to 3.8 percent on news that China’s central […]