On May 3, 2017, Eurex, Europe’s largest derivatives exchange and part of Deutsche Börse Group, introduced futures on six iSTOXX Europe Factor Indices. The launch marks a major milestone, as for the first time European Factor Futures are listed with a tradeable order book on an exchange.
World stocks rose on Wednesday, led by a surge in bank shares, after the Bank of Japan overhauled its monetary policy to target interest rates, though the yen recovered initial losses against the dollar on scepticism those moves would stoke inflation.
Gold futures rebounded, thanks to new U.S., Greece, and China drama.
Stocks went wild Tuesday as markets anticipated Yellen's address to Senate.

Stephen Kirkland is a reporter with Bloomberg News. 

Greek stocks and bonds declined amidst the nation's ongoing funding breakdown. So far, discussions have failed to make an impasse.
European stocks went up as tensions fell down and the economy began to bounce back.
After Greece retreated from its call for a debt writedown, stocks climbed in Europe, bonds rallied, oil gained, and the ruble surprised us.
After Greece's Syriza won big at elections last week, Spanish anti-austerity party Podemos is trying to do the same, causing stocks to fall across the Eurozone.
In the wake of the ECB's quantitative easing announcement, stocks rose while bond yields and the euro fell to record lows.