Citywire for Financial Professionals
Share this page:
Stay connected:

News by: Himanshu Singh

Overnight Markets: Wall Street gains on corporate earnings

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 24, 2014 at 05:23

Caterpillar Inc jumped 5% after profit beat forecasts and the machinery maker raised its full-year profit forecast.

Friday Papers: EU tells Britain to pay extra €2.1bn

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 24, 2014 at 05:19

And Tesco withholds £2 million payout to former bosses as accounting scandal sparks 92% fall in profits.

Overnight Markets: Wall Street retreats amid drop in oil prices

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 23, 2014 at 04:35

Biogen Idec fell 5.4% after sales of its multiple sclerosis drug, Tecfidera, fell short of lofty expectations.

Thursday Papers: GSK looks at potential float of HIV unit

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 23, 2014 at 04:29

And China’s outbound direct investment is for the first time set to exceed investment into the country.

Overnight Markets: Wall Street extends rally on earnings

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 22, 2014 at 04:37

The bullish tone was helped by news that said the European Central Bank is considering buying corporate bonds.

Wednesday Papers: Banks fined €94m for part in two cartels

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 22, 2014 at 04:32

And China’s economy grew at its slowest pace since the depths of the global financial crisis in the third quarter.

Overnight Markets: Wall Street gains despite drag from IBM

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 21, 2014 at 04:17

Earnings reports from Halliburton, Gannett Co, and others, helped ease the worries over global growth.

Tuesday Papers: BoE launches review after payments crash

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 21, 2014 at 04:12

And IBM’s latest attempt to overhaul its century-old business in the face of one of the technology world’s periodic upheavals faltered.

Asian stocks gain on solid US economic data

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 20, 2014 at 04:15

Upbeat economic figures and earnings in the US calmed tumult in global financial markets and reassured investors concerned about the health of the world economy.

Monday Papers: Companies target $15tn silver economy

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 20, 2014 at 04:12

And Tesco executives in South Korea potentially face prosecution over allegations that the retailer sold customer data.

Sunday Papers: Banks set to defy European regulator on bonus rules

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 19, 2014 at 04:46

Brussels' banking watchdog has warned that it could take legal action against the BoE if it fails to close a loophole on bankers’ bonuses.

Saturday Papers: Central bankers placate rates fears

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 18, 2014 at 06:50

And Sir Richard Branson’s challenger bank Virgin Money has put on ice its plans to float on the stock market.

Overnight Markets: S&P 500 and Nasdaq inch higher on economic data

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 17, 2014 at 04:02

The Dow Jones was down for the sixth day as investors remained cautious amid widening Ebola scare and plunging oil prices.

Friday Papers: Market turmoil fuels doubt over Europe

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 17, 2014 at 03:56

And the US drugs group AbbVie has pulled out of its proposed $54 billion takeover of Britain’s Shire after US gets tough on tax.

Overnight Markets: Wall Street falls on global demand concerns

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 16, 2014 at 03:33

An afternoon rebound helped the S&P 500 pare its biggest intraday plunge since 2011.

Thursday Papers: UK blocks €5bn Russian North Sea deal

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 16, 2014 at 03:24

And the EU has opened a fresh rift with the UK after declaring the use of “role-based allowances” for bankers to be a breach of the controversial bonus cap.

Overnight Markets: S&P 500 and Nasdaq break three-day slide

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 15, 2014 at 04:16

An earlier rally in benchmark indexes led by industrial companies was faded late in the session as energy shares slid with the price of oil.

Wednesday Papers: IEA cuts oil demand forecast

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 15, 2014 at 04:10

And Dublin to shut Double Irish corporate tax loophole next year.

Tuesday Papers: Terms laid down for taming shadow bank risk

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 14, 2014 at 04:52

And UK high street and online stores suffer the weakest underlying performance since the depth of the 2008-09 recession.

Overnight Markets: US stocks fall in late selloff

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 14, 2014 at 04:47

The S&P 500 declines more than 1% and posted its worst three-day slide since November 2011 after worries that global economic weakness will dampen US earnings.

 

From the Forums

+ Start a new discussion
Sorry, this link is not
quite ready yet