Global stock markets
Stocks rise, dollar hits one-year yen high on recovery hopes
European and Asian stock markets extended gains Tuesday following another record on Wall Street, while the dollar hit a one-year high above 110 yen, fuelled by growing optimism about the global economic recovery.
Stocks gain on strong economic data
Global stock markets rose Friday as a forecast-beating US jobs report bolstered the economic outlook and soothed recent worries over rising coronavirus infections and new restrictions in Europe.