Adyen stock surges on strong H2 2021 earnings

Pieter van der Does, chief executive officer of Adyen. Simon Dawson | Bloomberg | Getty Images Dutch payments processor Adyen reported a 51% jump in core earnings in the first half of 2021, topping expectations and sending its stock price sharply higher. The company said Wednesday that net revenue in the period came in at … Read more

European markets buoyant ahead of US inflation data; Stoxx 600 up 1%

LONDON — European stocks advanced on Wednesday morning, tracking global gains as investors await key US inflation data due to be released Thursday. The pan-European Stoxx 600 added 1% in early trade, with tech stocks climbing 2.1% to lead gains as most sectors and major bourses entered positive territory. Basic resources slipped 0.6%. Earnings were … Read more