With the election coming the month before the Fed is expected to hike rates, it could influence the market more than the central bank, Bloomberg News' Oliver Renik said
Japan’s announcement of £25.5bn stimulus package fails to ignite optimism that Shinzo Abe can revive the world’s third-biggest economy
The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average hit record intraday highs on Tuesday as a rally in crude oil boosts the energy sector
'The markets have voted, and it’s "Remain"'
Shares gain and dollar yo-yos as Janet Yellen stresses ‘gradual’ future rises
Justin King will be replaced by commercial director Mike Coupe at Sainsbury's
After battering global shares in consumer goods giants with a profit warning in October, Unilever, the company behind Dove soaps and Lipton iced teas, said there had been a considerable pick-up in countries like India and China.
The worst is over, and predicted catastrophes in the US and EU have not come to pass. But there are still plenty of potential bumps in the road
The operator of Inputs.io has reported a hack that lost customers 4,100 BTC
There is one concern that even optimists need to acknowledge. The US may, indeed, default
The second day of the St Leger Festival at Doncaster was marred when jockey Hayley Turner suffered an horrific fall in the DFS Park Hill Stakes.
Coalition ministers hail signs of ‘healing’, but total output is still below its 2008 peak, as US and Germany power ahead
France's economy has fallen back into recession, spelling trouble for the region.
Economic View: Apply the buy/sell rule to equities over the past 40 years and you would have spent 2000 to 2008 outside the market
Sir Matthew Pinsent would relish the opportunity to umpire the first ever women's Boat Race to be held on the Championship course between Putney and Mortlake when the event moves from Henley in 2015.
The Government risks angering trades unions with plans to commercialise the running and repair of Britain's core roads network, a move likely to lead to full privatisation.