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US regulator steps up probe into giant Pimco ETF

by Daniel Grote on Aug 04, 2015 at 13:01

Pimco reveals US regulator could bring civil charges after investigation into valuation of holdings in Total Return ETF.

The Expert View: HSBC, BG and ITV

by Michelle McGagh on Aug 04, 2015 at 05:00

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Weir and JD Sports.

Overnight Markets: Wall Street falls on China worries

by Himanshu Singh on Aug 04, 2015 at 04:00

Energy stocks were the biggest losers, with Exxon Mobil and Chevron leading the decline after reporting poor results on Friday.

Tuesday Papers: UK starts process of selling RBS stake

by Himanshu Singh on Aug 04, 2015 at 03:56

And former City trader Tom Hayes has been sentenced to 14 years in jail after becoming the first person to be convicted of rigging the Libor interest rate.

Big-name fund groups pile in to Gloo flotation

by Daniel Grote on Aug 03, 2015 at 15:49

Invesco, Ruffer and Standard Life Investments among groups backing the latest company brought to AIM by Marwyn Value Investors.

Aberdeen woes deepen as Asia funds branded 'dogs'

by Daniel Grote on Aug 03, 2015 at 15:05

Two of Aberdeen Asset Management's popular Asia funds feature in Tilney Bestinvest's Spot the Dog study of underperfoming funds.

Government unveils major review of financial advice

by Michelle McGagh on Aug 03, 2015 at 14:14

Government says it wants to tackle the 'advice gap' that has priced some savers out of financial advice.

FTSE falls but Rolls-Royce rallies as activist eyes cuts

by Daniel Grote on Aug 03, 2015 at 10:00

Continued rally in Rolls-Royce shares on hopes activist investor ValueAct will urge cost cuts isn't enough to lift FTSE 100 out of red.

Aberforth: British companies splash the cash

by Gavin Lumsden on Aug 03, 2015 at 09:00

Aberforth Smaller Companies investment trust hails a significant moment for the economy as businesses start to deploy their piles of cash.

Top Trusts: how I beat the All Share!

by Gavin Lumsden on Aug 03, 2015 at 08:00

Gavin Lumsden explains how the Citywire Top Trusts portfolio is making headway after a poor start.

4 shares the pros are buying

by David Campbell on Aug 03, 2015 at 05:00

A roundup of trades by professional investors. This time we look at WH Ireland, Hibernia REIT, Penna Consulting and Coats.

Asian stocks down on China growth concerns

by Himanshu Singh on Aug 03, 2015 at 04:10

Energy shares fell after Iran claimed it will be able to bolster crude production a week after sanctions are lifted.

Monday Papers: Commodity prices fall hits capital expenditure

by Himanshu Singh on Aug 03, 2015 at 04:06

And Greek investors expect a tumultuous day’s trading when Athens’ stock market reopens on Monday after a five-week shutdown.

Sunday Papers: Strong growth paves way for BoE to raise rates next year

by Himanshu Singh on Aug 02, 2015 at 04:53

And  disastrous losses on the Shanghai exchange are leading to concern that the era of runaway Chinese growth is faltering

Saturday Papers: Falling oil price hits big energy groups

by Himanshu Singh on Aug 01, 2015 at 06:51

And an American activist investor ValueAct has become the largest shareholder of troubled engineering giant Rolls-Royce.

Activist targets Rolls-Royce; Lloyds mulls special divis

by Daniel Grote on Jul 31, 2015 at 16:51

Rolls-Royce shares jump as activist investor reveals stake in troubled aircraft engine manufacturer. Lloyds floats plans for special dividends.


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