Daily Archive: Saturday, August 26, 2017

European Markets Barely Budge As Traders Focus On Central Bankers

The European markets were stuck in a sideways trend throughout Friday’s session and ended the day with small losses. Traders were reluctant to make any major moves ahead of speeches from the leaders of the major central banks at their annual meeting. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen refrained from discussing monetary policy in her prepared

Froome increases Vuelta lead as Alaphilippe wins Stage 8

AP Published 12:53 p.m. ET Aug. 26, 2017 | Updated 1:10 p.m. ET Aug. 26, 2017 XORRET DE CATI, Spain (AP) — Chris Froome made a strong charge in the final climb to increase his overall Spanish Vuelta lead in Saturday’s eighth stage, which was won by Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe. Alaphilippe broke from the leading