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News by: Himanshu Singh

Sunday Papers: Investors urge Standard Chartered to replace boss

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 25, 2015 at 06:48

And the Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has pledged to get inflation back to its target rate of 2% within two years.

Saturday Papers: Euro falls to 11-year low after ECB move

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 24, 2015 at 06:07

And Jimmy Choo has defied fears of a slowdown in China and reported a 12% jump in sales - boosted by demand from Asia.

Overnight Markets: Wall Street rallies after ECB stimulus move

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 23, 2015 at 03:29

Financial firms led gains boosted by the central bank’s QE announcement, as the S&P 500 financials ticked up 2.6%.

Friday Papers: ECB unleashes larger than expected QE

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 23, 2015 at 03:14

The euro tumbled against currencies around the world after the central bank launched a €1.1 trillion money-printing programme to kick-start the moribund economy.

Overnight Markets: US stocks rise on ECB speculation

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 22, 2015 at 03:08

Energy shares were the day's best performers amid a 2.8% gain in the price of US crude futures.

Thursday Papers: ECB eyes €50bn monthly bond purchases

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 22, 2015 at 03:04

And eBay is planning to axe about 2,400 positions and sell or list its substantial enterprise division.

Wednesday Papers: Tensions simmer over eurozone QE

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 21, 2015 at 02:48

And the IMF downgrades global growth as fears about Europe and Russia overshadow oil windfall.

Overnight Markets: Technology shares boost Wall Street

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 21, 2015 at 02:44

Investors shrugged off continued drop in oil prices to focus on a meeting of the ECB later this week.

Asian stocks advance ahead of China GDP data

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 20, 2015 at 03:00

China’s Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.79% after tumbling 7.7% yesterday, the most since June 2008.

Tuesday Papers: Swiss franc fallout claims more casualties

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 20, 2015 at 02:56

And the UK’s Serious Fraud Office has closed its investigation into Hewlett-Packard’s disastrous $11.1 billion purchase of Autonomy.

Most Asian stocks gain as oil rebounds

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 19, 2015 at 03:13

However, Chinese shares retreat amid disappointing economic data from Beijing.

Monday Papers: Uber vows to create 50,000 jobs in Europe

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 19, 2015 at 03:10

And banks and Congress blast US President Obama's plan to tax Wall Street and wealthy.

Sunday Papers: UK interest rates unlikely to rise until 2016, say economists

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 18, 2015 at 05:02

And Infrastructure investment group John Laing is expected to return to the public markets in a flotation that could see it valued at up to £1 billion.

Saturday Papers: ECB set to bow to German pressure over QE

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 17, 2015 at 06:06

And Goldman Sachs reported lower profits for the fourth quarter, as fixed income trading revenues tumbled.

Friday Papers: Swiss stun markets and scrap franc ceiling

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 16, 2015 at 03:08

And Tullow Oil is to book its biggest ever write-off of $2.7 billion before tax after conceding that previous discoveries had no prospect of being profitably developed at current oil prices.

Overnight Markets: US stocks decline as banks tumble

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 16, 2015 at 03:00

Wall Street suffered its fifth-straight session of declines after corporate earnings disappointed.

Overnight Markets: Wall Street slips on global growth concerns

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 15, 2015 at 02:32

A late-afternoon rally, triggered by a rebound in beaten-down oil prices, left the market well off its lows.

Thursday Papers: Oil projects worth billions put on hold

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 15, 2015 at 02:29

And JP Morgan Chase readies for more fines after paying $1 billion in legal fees.

Overnight Markets: US stocks close lower in volatile day

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 14, 2015 at 02:49

Shares swung between gains and losses as oil fluctuated near the lowest level in five years, while copper plunged further below $6,000 per tonne.

Wednesday Papers: UK inflation at lowest since 2000

by Himanshu Singh on Jan 14, 2015 at 02:34

And oil fall continues as Arab states aim to crush US shale production by pushing the price down.

 

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