After falling for two trading days, China’s Shanghai Composite Index started the week on a weaker note. Its price levels fell to a three-month low.
In European markets, participants’ risk appetite was lower due to France’s upcoming elections and geopolitical tension between North Korea and the US.
ReThink Technology Solutions estimates the current SVOD market in Europe to be ~$5.0 billion.
Netflix (NFLX) is currently working on more than 90 original shows and movies in Europe, and it expects to make its service available in 15 languages.
Markets these days are concerned about geopolitical risks more than ever, given the rapid growth in globalization and the interconnections between global markets.
Risk aversion is on the rise again as investors begin to question President Trump’s trade policies and as we’ve begun to see changes in asset allocations.
Wall Street indices fell lower on April 12. President Trump’s comments and prevailing geopolitical tensions weighed on US stock markets.
After pulling back on Wednesday, the United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 index opened the day lower and fell to weekly lows on Thursday.
Facebook (FB) says it has no place for developers who collaborate with law enforcement agencies to illegally spy on its users.
Facebook (FB) is set to appear before a powerful group of UK lawmakers to answer questions about fake news and obscene images of children on its site.