23/05/2013 12:00:00 European stocks drop the most in almost seven weeks
On Thursday European stocks dropped the most in almost seven weeks after the Federal Reserve signaled it will scale back its stimulus if the U.S. economy improves and as data showed Chinese manufacturing shrank. U.S. index futures and Asian shares also fell, with Japan’s Topix plunging the most in two years.
22/05/2013 12:00:00 European stocks decline from highest level in almost five years
On Wednesday European stocks declined from their highest level in almost five years before Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke testifies on the outlook for the world’s biggest economy. U.S. futures and Asian stocks were little changed.