Asian markets mixed in slow trading ahead of Fed meeting

TOKYO – Asian stocks were mixed in silent trading on Wednesday as many investors remained on the sidelines ahead of the US Federal Reserve meeting that will signal how aggressively it will fight inflation. Japan’s Nikkei 225 NIK Index, -0.35% It fell 0.4% in morning trading, while South Korea’s Kospi Index fell 180,721, -0.38% It … Read more

Global Markets Drop After Choppy Trading in U.S.

Global stock indices and futures fell on the major indexes, suggesting that US markets could come under fresh pressure on Tuesday after starting the week with a lively trading session. Market volatility has rebounded in recent sessions, as investors become concerned about how quickly the Federal Reserve will act to combat inflation by raising interest … Read more