Articles by Jeremy Gaunt



Stocks Soar as Markets Sense War's Endgame

  • 08 April 03
  • Reuters
The dollar powered to $1.057 per euro, up 1.5 percent on the day and a level not seen for several weeks.

Iraqi Defenses Pull Down Stocks

  • 26 March 03
  • Reuters
Oil prices pushed higher, the dollar sank and stock markets took another hit Tuesday as investors fretted about tough fighting in Iraq and the prospects of a prolonged war.

Stocks Fall, Oil Rises as Hope Fades

  • 25 March 03
  • Reuters
Hopes on financial markets for a quick end to the war in Iraq faded Monday, hitting stocks, sending investors back into safe-haven bonds and raising oil prices.

Markets Wobble as Bombs Start to Fall

  • 21 March 03
  • Reuters
Investors shifted focus on Thursday from the opening salvo of war in Iraq to worries about how long the conflict would last.

Investors Seek Security as War Nears

  • 18 March 03
  • Reuters
Investors across the world fled stocks and jumped into safe-haven long-term bonds and gold on Monday as the United States looked headed for war with Iraq.

Markets Battered as Fear Grips Investors

  • 08 October 02
  • Reuters
Fears about global finances combined with worries about an Iraq war on Monday to knock European and Asian shares down sharply and push up prices of safe-haven bonds.

France Requests Time to Rethink EMU Pact

EU Upbeat On Progress To Union

EU Chiefs Warn of Political Fights Over Euro

EU Dublin Summit to Mull Crime, Rights

Russia Told to Heed Rules If It Wants to Join WTO

EU Shrugs Off Major's Threats to Treaty Talks

Iraq Discord Exposes EU's Policy Disarray

Currency, Beef Ban Top EU Agenda

EU Races to Finish Talks On New Treaty, Members

With Beef Battle Over, EU Must Talk Turkey

EU, Britain Agree on Plan to Defuse 'Beef War'

EU Hopes Beef Ban Off Menu At Summit

Britain's Threats to EU Likely To Misfire

EC Sees Fiscal Upturn, Currency Plan on Track

Varied Agendas Crowd Meeting on EU Future

Paris Plays Middle Man In EU Reform Proposal

EU Hopes Italy Premier Brings Stability

Spain EU Presidency Ends, Goals Met

EU Leaders Agree on Currency Launch

NATO, Russia Seal Bosnia Troop Deal

Europe as New Political Babylon

Tensions Boil Beneath 'Tranquil' EU Summit

Former Claes Aide Being Held

EU Agrees To Eastward Expansion