(RTTNews.com) - E+S Rück of Hannover Re Group (HVRRF.PK) Monday said it expects modest premium growth in the German market for the upcoming round of treaty renewals as at 1 January 2018. The subsidiary expects improvements in motor insurance, stability ... ... read article

Shares in car dealer Pendragon are trading 17 per cent lower after the company revealed a hit from deteriorating consumer confidence. Profits for the year will be around £60m, the company said, set against previous expectations of around £75m. “We ... ... read article

China's escalating property prices have long been a concern for Beijing as it balances growth targets with social stability. Now, economic signals are giving the go-ahead to authorities for sustained efforts to cool off the real estate market. On Monday ... ... read article

Japanese stocks refuse to go down. The Nikkei Stock Average has risen each day this month, gaining another 0.9% in Monday’s morning session. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s clear victory in Sunday’s general election has only added to the bullish ... ... read article

Russell Investments' Doug Gordon sees a catalyst that could prolong the bull run.He believes the odds of a Republican tax reform plan becoming a reality is rising, and the markets may just be starting to realize it. "Once we got the budget passed, that was ... ... read article

The U.S. stock market keeps chugging to new highs. What could halt its progress? See full story. Tech earnings: The new gadgets that will matter this holiday season Gadget companies and Silicon Valley tech titans alike have unveiled a swath of new toys ... ... read article

OTTAWA — The number of homes sold in September climbed for the second month in a row after a slowdown earlier this year that was led by a cooling in the Toronto market. Canadian Real Estate Association said Friday sales through its Multiple Listing ... ... read article

Abby Joseph Cohen, CFA, is a senior investment strategist at Goldman Sachs. Cohen will appear at Yahoo Finance’s All Markets Summit on Wednesday, Oct. 25. The event will be live streamed here starting at 8 a.m. EST. The deep recession triggered by the ... ... read article