Matt Clinch, NBR, CNBC.com’s Posts

Oil prices rose sharply on Friday morning after Iranian state media said that two rockets had struck an Iranian tanker traveling through the Red Sea.

The British pound rose sharply on Thursday after positive comments on Brexit from the leaders of the Republic of Ireland and the U.K.

President Donald Trump told reporters Thursday that tariffs on China could be raised by another $300 billion if necessary.

Only a substantial intervention by the German government can stop the collapse of the country’s largest lender, according to one analyst.

U.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs has lowered its forecast for the price of oil price.

Money and credit growth in the U.S. has now become inflationary and is encouraging another bubble in stock markets, according to an economist.

German lender Deutsche Bank sounded an optimistic tone Friday, despite its shares suffering their worst day since late June.

U.S. sovereign bond prices were higher Tuesday, after being closed Monday for the July 4 holiday, resuming a strong “safe-haven” bid as global equities fell lower.

Saudi Arabia confirmed on Monday that it planned to sell a stake of its state oil giant Saudi Aramco which was expected to be valued at more than $2 trillion.

Policymakers at the U.S. Federal Reserve are in danger of failing to see the real path of inflation rates, according to new research by Pimco.

It’s been a record week of selling for global stock markets, but you won’t have seen many professional investors panic-selling.

Are you feeling clueless? Has the seven-year bull run in equities left you feeling nervy in the face of a potential rate hike in the U.S. and weakening growth in China? You are not alone. The results of a client survey released by the Swiss bank Credit Suisse on Thursday highlighted that global investors were …

After a few sessions of relative stability, risk aversion returned in a big way to China’s stocks Tuesday with the Shanghai and the Shenzhen Composite both down 6 percent by the end of the session.

The downsides of ultra-loose monetary policy have returned to focus this month, following comments from the likes of BlackRock’s Laurence Fink and European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi. Speaking to CNBC over the weekend from the International Monetary Fund’s Spring Meeting, Draghi said that the ECB’s low interest rates and newly introduced quantitative easing …

Despite recent soft data, the U.S. house building market will recover to its former glory at a slow and steady pace, according to the chief financial officer of the world’s largest brick maker. The U.S. Commerce Department reported last week that housing starts in the country had fallen to their lowest level in a year …