News by: Gavin Lumsden
Markets respond well to move by European Central Bank to cut its bond-buying stimulus policy. Capita slumps after profits alert.
Cancer specialist Northwest Biotherapeutics rounds off tough year with switch to new stock exchange, triggering $11 million bond repayment.
Italy's 'no' vote could undermine efforts to recapitalise its distressed banks. Reaction of bond markets and ECB viewed as critical.
A 10% share placing came at the wrong time for Schroder European Property Real Estate which has suffered a severe de-rating.
Oil prices leaped on back of Opec's agreement to cut production yet UK's commodity-laden stock market has fallen. Why?
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Hargreaves Lansdown says its Select UK Shares fund is its second biggest launch since helping Neil Woodford get re-started two years ago.
Analysts consider Mark Barnett’s equity income investment trusts, competing talent in Asia and a European fund needing a turnaround.