Markets rise as recovery hopes mount

Good early morning. European shares are set to start out the week increased on hopes of a quicker-than-anticipated financial recovery.  It arrives as investors await the start out of an earnings time that will give a lot more clues on how firms are coping with the pandemic.  Meanwhile some states in the […]

European Coronavirus Lockdowns Extended, Dashing Hopes for Speedy Reopening

French President Emmanuel Macron announced a month-long extension of the country’s nationwide lockdown, prolonging measures to fight the new coronavirus into mid-May, as Italy and Spain—two of the nations hit hardest by the pandemic—signal that drastic restrictions on their populations also would continue as the spread of the virus slows. […]