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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.

Nick Train: takeovers could force Finsbury to go global

by Gavin Lumsden on Jan 23, 2015 at 17:10

Manager of Finsbury Growth & Income believes mergers and acquisitions will soar again this year but warns of a sting in the tail for his investors.

George Soros retires: 'this time it's final'

by Dylan Lobo on Jan 23, 2015 at 16:51

'The man who broke the Bank of England' says he will stop running money to focus on 'political philanthropy'.

Top Trusts Share Watch: Z-Scores, discounts & premiums

by Gavin Lumsden on Jan 23, 2015 at 11:00

Our weekly look at investment trust share prices highlights Mark Barnett's Perpetual Income & Growth and the top-performing Biotech Growth.

FTSE set for best week in three years on ECB boost

by Daniel Grote on Jan 23, 2015 at 10:41

Plans to pump €1.1 trillion into the eurozone drive UK shares towards their best weekly performance since November 2011.

The Expert View: Royal Mail, St James's Place and BHP Billiton

by Michelle McGagh on Jan 23, 2015 at 05:01

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Ashtead and Balfour Beatty.

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.

Q&A: how will eurozone QE work?

by Daniel Grote on Jan 22, 2015 at 17:38

The European Central Bank has launched a huge €1.1 trillion 'quantitative easing' bond buying programme. Here's how it works.

Markets rally as ECB launches huge QE programme

by Gavin Lumsden, Daniel Grote on Jan 22, 2015 at 17:35

European Central Bank will plough €60 billion into eurozone every month.

Pension guidance is okay but it isn't proper advice

by Michelle McGagh on Jan 22, 2015 at 17:12

The government is rolling out a pensions 'guidance' service. Experts say it will be helpful but nowhere near as good as taking professional advice.

The case for buying the worst trusts of 2014

by James Carthew on Jan 22, 2015 at 13:19

James Carthew looks at some of 2014's worst-performing trusts and assesses their prospects for this year.

NS&I tech troubles worsen: missing money and dubious debits

by Ollie Smith on Jan 22, 2015 at 12:04

National Savings and Investments has experienced further trouble after charging some customers twice for pensioner bond deposits.

The Expert View: SABMiller, Pearson and Unilever

by Michelle McGagh on Jan 22, 2015 at 05:01

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Halfords and Domino's Pizza.

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.

 

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