LONDON Britain's top share index lost ground on Friday as investors digested a weaker than expected U.S. jobs reading, with miners pulled lower as copper dipped.
The US economy added 151,000 jobs, well below expectations for 190,000 new jobs in a Reuters poll of economists. Photograph: Richard Drew/AP.
LONDON Economic growth in Britain would be up to 4 percentage points lower over the next four years and sterling could lose a fifth of its value if the country votes to leave the European Union, economists at U.S.
NEW YORK Global stock markets slumped and the U.S. dollar rallied on Friday after a key U.S. jobs report painted a mixed picture of the labor market and left investors with a muddled view on interest rate hike prospects.
BERLIN: Volkswagen has postponed publication of its financial results for 2015 and delayed its annual shareholders' meeting as the German carmaker struggles to put an exact price on its diesel emissions scandal.