LONDON, March 31 - After three months dominated by a rising dollar, interest rate cuts by 26 central banks and hefty equity gains, the big winner was the Chinese stock market.
ATHENS, March 31 - Greece remains intent on striking a deal with EU/IMF lenders and both sides have agreed to intensify data collection efforts in Athens, a government official said on Tuesday.
BRUSSELS, March 31 - Euro zone consumer prices fell again in March, as expected, but the decline was the smallest this year, indicating the price of goods and services could start rising again soon.
BRUSSELS, March 31 - Greece's talks with international creditors have not yet reached a deal but are expected to continue, the European Commission said on Tuesday.
March 31 - TransUnion, one of the largest credit bureaus in the United States, filed with U.S. regulators on Tuesday for an initial public offering of common stock.
ATHENS, March 31 - Talks between officials from Greece and its EU/IMF lenders in Brussels have ended without a deal on the country's reform plans and may continue next week, three Greek government officials said on Tuesday.
TOKYO, March 31 - As dozens of countries from Europe to the Middle East to Africa jump on the bandwagon of joining the China-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), Japan is opting to stay out for now, with officials believing it can sign up later if its conditions are met.
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) HONG KONG, March 31 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed China's Long-Term Foreign and Local Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'A+'. The issue ratings on China's senior unsecured foreign and local currency bonds are also affirmed at 'A+'. The Outlooks on the Long-Term IDRs are Stable. The Country Ceiling is affirmed at 'A+' and the Short-Term Foreign Currency IDR at 'F1'. KEY RATING DRIVERS China's 'A+' IDRs with Stable Outlo
BRUSSELS, March 31 - Euro zone consumer prices eased year-on-year in March as expected, data showed on Tuesday, but the decline was small, indicating price declines bottomed out already in January and could start rising again soon.
WASHINGTON, March 31 - U.S. small businesses took out fewer loans last month but borrowing was up from a year ago as firms ramped up investments in their operations, according to data released on Tuesday.
No related dividends are currently scheduled within the next 7 days.