European stocks closed lower on Tuesday as worries heightened over Italy's mounting political crisis.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed down 0.68% to 371.30, with the majority of sectors and major bourses in negative territory.
Stocks had earlier made tentative gains, but momentum soon swung to the downside as Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced he would resign from the government. It comes after Lega party leader Matteo Salvini pulled the plug on his coalition with the anti-establishment Five Star Movement (M5S).
Italy's FTSE MIB tumbled 1%, hitting the day's low as Conte spoke. Shares of Italian banks Ubi Banca and Banco BPM fell over 2%.
U.S. stock indexes on Tuesday opened lower as investors appeared to await guidance from the Federal Reserve on monetary policy--a key catalysts for a market that has been beset by worries about an impending economic recession.
The Dow Jones...
U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher on Tuesday morning.
At around 04:40 a.m. ET, Dow futures rose 36 points, indicating a positive open of more than 22 points. Futures on the S&P and Nasdaq were both slightly higher.
Hong Kong shares ended slightly lower on Tuesday after a four-day rally, with profit-taking offsetting fresh hopes for China-US trade talks.
The Hang Seng Index slipped 0.23 per cent, or 60.30 points, to 26,231.54.
The benchmark Shanghai...
European stocks opened mixed on Tuesday as hopes for monetary policy stimulus temper investor anxiety over an impending recession.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 edged just above the flatline after the opening bell at 373.85, food and beverages...
Japanese stocks rose for a third day after the U.S. administration said it would delay restrictions on doing business with Huawei Technologies Co.
Electronics makers were the biggest boost to the benchmark Topix index, as all but two industry...
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