Macron, Le Pen result in French election lifts euro, U.S. futures

Investing.com - Asian markets looked mixed ahead of the open on Monday with centrist Emmanuel Macron took a big step towards the French presidency on Sunday by winning the first round of voting and qualifying for a May 7 runoff alongside far-right leader Marine Le Pen. EUR/USD traded at 1.0884 ...

United Arab Emirates stocks lower at close of trade; DFM General unchanged

Investing.com – United Arab Emirates stocks were lower after the close on Sunday, as in the sectors led shares . At the close in Dubai, the DFM General unchanged 0.00%, while the ADX General index unchanged 0.00%. The best performers of the session on the DFM General were Damac Properties Dubai Co ...

Gold / Silver / Copper futures – weekly outlook: April 24 – April 28

Investing.com - Gold prices edged higher on Friday as investors remained cautious ahead of the first round of voting in the presidential French election, underpinning safe haven demand for the precious metal. Gold for June delivery settled up 0.13% at $1,285.5 on the Comex division of the New Yor ...

Weekly outlook: April 24 – April 28

Investing.com - The dollar slid against the yen and the Swiss franc late Friday as investors moved into safe haven assets ahead of the first round of voting in a tight French presidential election race. USD/JPY was down 0.2% at 109.09 late Friday. USD/CHF fell 0.18% to 0.9966. The euro edged highe ...

The Week Ahead: 5 Things to Watch on the Economic Calendar

Investing.com - Europe is likely to set the tone for global financial markets this week, with the French presidential election and European Central Bank policy meeting on investors' minds. Elsewhere, key U.S. economic reports this week should provide further evidence if the world’s largest economy ...