European shares slide 1% on global growth, taper worries

(Reuters) - European shares sank 1% to a near two-month low on Monday, tracking Asian equities lower, as investors feared major central banks would start giving cues about tapering their pandemic-era stimulus programmes at various meetings this week. The pan-European STOXX 600 index was down 1.4% by 0706 GMT, with...
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World shares skid as China Evergrande contagion fears rise

Sept 20 (Reuters) - World shares skidded and the dollar firmed on Monday as investors fretted about the spillover risk to the global economy from property group China Evergrande's troubles, while eyeing a week packed with global central bank meetings. In a sign of the risk aversion rippling through markets,...
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Global sell-off, BoE uncertainty, gas prices push sterling lower

LONDON (Reuters) - Sterling hit a one-month low against the dollar on Monday as a global sell-off prompted by China’s struggling Evergrande hit risk-oriented currencies while uncertainties about the Bank of England’s monetary policy and surging gas prices also weighed. At 0827 GMT, the pound [GBP=D3] was about 0.5% lower...
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European Shares Slide 2% as China Evergrande's Troubles Cast Shadow

(Reuters) -European shares tumbled over 2% to a near two-month low in early afternoon trading on Monday as growing solvency worries about property group China Evergrande spooked investors, in a dour start to a week packed with meetings of major central banks. The pan-European STOXX 600 index was down 2.2%...

‘Supergirl': Kelly Olsen’s Guardian Is Already ‘Exhausted’ in ‘Blind Spots’ Sneak Peek (Exclusive Video)

”I think this is the most transparent and vulnerable I’ve felt through Kelly,“ actress Azie Tesfai tells TheWrap. Kelly Olsen is suiting up as Guardian on this week’s “Supergirl,” and she’s got an uphill battle in front of her. Co-written by the actress who plays her, Azie Tesfai, the episode “Blind Spots” focuses on the racial inequalities happening in National City, and how the new Guardian will step up to help.

Why These 4 Meme Stocks Were Falling Today

Meme stocks tend to ignore the market's move, but this decline has broad implications. A weak global economy could upset whatever recovery plans these stocks might have. Meme stocks tend to defy logic when it comes to reacting to broad market trends, but the 500-point drop at the open for the Dow Jones Industrial Average was apparently too much for AMC Entertainment Holdings (NYSE:AMC), Genius Brands International (NASDAQ:GNUS), Skillz (NYSE:SKLZ), and Sundial Growers (NASDAQ:SNDL), which were down 5.2% on average heading into midday trading Monday.

Nifty Seen Open below 17,500; Wipro, Lupine In Focus

Indian equity benchmarks are expected to open sharply lower, as indicated by the Nifty futures contracts traded on the Singapore Stock Exchange. Singapore Stock Exchange Nifty Futures, also known as SGX Nifty Futures, fell 0.9% or 161 points to 17,441, indicating Nifty may open below its psychological level important of 17,500 amid weak indices of other Asian markets. Asian stocks fell and the dollar held on Monday ahead of a week filled with no less than a dozen central bank meetings, underlined by the Federal Reserve which is expected to take another step towards reduction.

Major U.S. Equities Sell Off on Rising China Concerns, Economic Anxieties

Senate parliamentarian nixes Dems’ immigration proposal | CR | Debt limit | Recon delay. • Equity traders eye possibility of China property company Evergrande collapsing. • Federal meets Tuesday and Wednesday to discuss monetary policy. • U.S. seafood companies facing unusual supply chain challenge. • U.S. preparing sanctions targeting crypto...