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US-weighted global trusts shrug off election fears

by Danielle Levy on Oct 28, 2016 at 07:01

Global growth and income investment trusts are not worried by their big exposures to the US before next month's presidential election.

The Expert View: Lloyds, Amec Foster Wheeler & Bloomsbury

by Michelle McGagh on Oct 28, 2016 at 05:01

A round-up of analyst commentary of shares, including Debenhams and Henderson Group.

Friday Papers: Nissan to build new models in UK

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 28, 2016 at 04:08

And Belgian Walloons yield on EU-Canada deal under pressure, but sorry saga is a warning for Britain.

Overnight Markets: US stocks down amid earnings reports

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 28, 2016 at 04:04

Comcast was among the top drags on the S&P 500 and Nasdaq, falling 1.9% after Barclays and Deutsche Bank cut their price targets.

UK economy leaps 0.5% after Brexit

by Gavin Lumsden on Oct 27, 2016 at 13:21

(Update) Economists debated significance of better-than-expected third quarter growth figures as FTSE 100 and pound drifted.

Anthony Bolton backs Moneybox app

by Dylan Lobo on Oct 27, 2016 at 12:04

Former star Fidelity fund manager Anthony Bolton holds a £250,000 stake in Moneybox, an app targeting new generation of investors.

Hargreaves launches petition demanding u-turn on Lloyds sale

by Danielle Levy on Oct 27, 2016 at 10:41

Hargreaves Lansdown has launched a petition, urging the government to rethink its cancellation of a public sale of Lloyds shares.

Barclays puts aside another £600m to cover PPI claims

by Charles Walmsley on Oct 27, 2016 at 09:43

Another big provision for PPI mis-selling mars bank's third quarter results which are a 'curate's egg', according to one analyst.

Swiss biotech star launches healthcare trust

by David Campbell on Oct 27, 2016 at 07:52

Manager of top-performing BB Biotech fund in Zurich hopes to raise £200 million for the launch of BB Healthcare investment trust.

Giles Hargreave: 5 small caps to weather Brexit

by Giles Hargreave on Oct 27, 2016 at 05:01

Citywire AA-rated manager of Marlborough Special Situations fund highlights a handful of resilient smaller company stocks.

Thursday Papers: Heathrow overvalued by £86bn

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 27, 2016 at 04:49

And the UK's weekly earnings rose 2% last year in biggest increase since crash.

Overnight Markets: Wall Street slides as Apple sinks

by Himanshu Singh on Oct 27, 2016 at 04:43

Apple’s results overshadowed better-than-expected results from Boeing, which rallied 4.7%, after also raising its outlook.

'Remainer' May lifts pound, FTSE falls as oil slides

by Gavin Lumsden on Oct 26, 2016 at 14:01

Company results and falling oil price cause global markets to retreat but pound rises after prime minister’s anti-Brexit view revealed.

Lloyds: investors worry bank is cheap but going nowhere

by Gavin Lumsden on Oct 26, 2016 at 12:38

Brexit hasn't hurt Lloyds Banking Group yet, but third quarter results contain little cheer for investors with another £1 billion PPI provision.

8 shares to play the infrastructure boom

by David Kempton on Oct 26, 2016 at 08:00

Experienced investor David Kempton reveals two construction stocks he bought recently and six that are on his watch-list.

The Expert View: ITV, GKN & Countrywide

by Michelle McGagh on Oct 26, 2016 at 05:01

A daily round-up of analyst commentary on shares, including St James Place and Tesco.


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