Southeast Asian stock markets closed
higher on Monday, in line with broader Asia, as investors braced
for a meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese
President Xi Jinping at the end of the week.
Trump and Xi are expected to meet on the sidelines...
Ukrainian central bank governor
Yakiv Smoliy on Monday will meet the heads of large banks to
discuss how the banking system should operate if martial law is
introduced, a central bank spokeswoman said.
Britain's top share index joined a
European rally on Monday as gains in sterling were curbed by
uncertainty over next month's vote in parliament over the Brexit
deal that won backing on Sunday in Brussels.
The euro zone has lost some
growth momentum and headwinds are becoming increasingly
noticeable but the recent fall in oil prices is positive for
growth, European Central Bank chief economist Peter Praet said
British banks approved the most
mortgages for house purchase in four months in October and
consumer borrowing maintained its steady pace of growth,
industry data showed on Monday, suggesting the economy was
holding up as Brexit neared.