Thursday, August 13, 2020
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New York order spooks Wall Street, offsets calm from policy efforts

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street retreated on Friday after New York ordered residents to stay home, rattling investors who had welcomed this week's...

U.S. airlines seek $50 billion coronavirus bailout to avoid collapse

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Major U.S. airlines sought a government bailout of more than $50 billion as the White House is urgently drafting a financial...

Another black Monday as coronavirus response upends Wall Street

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street suffered its biggest drop since the crash of 1987 on Monday after unprecedented steps taken by the Federal...

Big UK airlines ground most of their fleets to survive coronavirus

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's big airlines said on Monday they would have to ground most of their fleets to survive the coronavirus crisis, with...

Fed slashes rates again to shore up economy as coronavirus spreads

(Reuters) - The Federal Reserve unexpectedly cut interest rates on Sunday for the second time in less than two weeks, an emergency move to...

Fed brings out big guns, investors fear the worst

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A massive rollout of easing measures by the Federal Reserve served to deepen some investors' anxiety over how effectively policymakers...

S&P 500 stock futures tumble after Fed slashes rates

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures tumbled to open trading on Sunday, hitting their daily down limit, after the Federal Reserve took...

Markets crater as coronavirus fears overwhelm central bank emergency measures

NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Markets reeled on Monday, with stocks on Wall Street and the price of Brent crude tumbling more than 10%, as...

Oil giants set health checks for critical staff, work-from-home rules

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Major energy companies in the United States imposed work-from-home rules for office staff and began health checks for remote or critical...

Factbox: Aramco 2019 profit drops, a week after shares fell below...

DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's state-run oil giant Saudi Aramco announced a drop in its 2019 profit of nearly 21% on Sunday, falling well...