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European markets close lower as global sentiment falters on recession fears

European markets close lower as global sentiment falters on recession fears

Slowdown in private equity deals set to continue in 2023, says fund manager The slowdown in private equity transactions is expected to continue in the first quarter of 2023, according to a trust fund manager at Abrn. Alan Gauld, trust fund manager of private equity opportunities at Abrn, discussed the company’s 2023 outlook for private …

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European markets fall slightly as investors gauge China's Covid relaxation and oil moves

European markets fall slightly as investors gauge China’s Covid relaxation and oil moves

Stocks in motion: CFF up 8%, Rational down 7% Swedish real estate company SBB saw its shares surge 8% mid-afternoon to top the Stoxx 600 after presenting its pro forma earning capacity for 2023 following the sale of shares in education unit EduCo. At the bottom of the index, German kitchen appliance maker Rational fell …

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China encourages elderly vaccination; Hong Kong closes 5% higher

European markets close slightly lower as traders monitor China’s Covid policy; HSBC up 5% on RBC deal

UK gilt market ‘not back to normal’, says BOE governor Britain’s gilt market is “not back to normal” after the Bank of England intervened on Sept. 28, according to Governor Andrew Bailey, who spoke to a committee of lawmakers on Tuesday. The governor said the bank did not want to buy pegged gilts, but “needed …

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Protests in China drag global stocks down as strategists see Covid disruption linger

Protests in China drag global stocks down as strategists see Covid disruption linger

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., Wednesday, November 9, 2022. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Global stocks fell on Monday after rare protests erupted across China over the weekend amid growing unrest over the country’s zero-Covid policy. An apparent easing earlier this month …

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European markets stagnate to end the winning week;  Credit Suisse shares at historic low

European markets stagnate to end the winning week; Credit Suisse shares at historic low

European markets muted but mark sixth week of gains Europe’s Stoxx 600 index closed flat on Friday, capping an upbeat week that saw it break a three-month high and secure a sixth week of gains. Major German and French stock exchanges were flat, with Britain’s FTSE 100 gaining 0.3%. Expectations of a slowdown in Federal …

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