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Asian stocks slide on yen strength

by Himanshu Singh on May 02, 2016 at 04:25

Data in China suggested the country’s central bank may have less need to loosen monetary policy.

Monday Papers: Norway’s oil fund to target high executive pay votes

by Himanshu Singh on May 02, 2016 at 04:22

And the oil price may have reached its floor after touching decade-low levels this year, according to Fatih Birol, executive director of the IMF.

Sunday Papers: Liberty lines up backers as Tata bid deadline nears

by Himanshu Singh on May 01, 2016 at 07:15

And Sir Philip Green summoned to parliament to answer questions about sale of BHS and pensions.

Scottish Mortgage shuns stock market for start-ups

by Daniel Grote on Apr 29, 2016 at 15:35

Most of the top-performing investment trust's new buys have been unquoted stocks, and more could be on the cards.

Fund sales collapse in worst ISA season on record

by Daniel Grote on Apr 26, 2016 at 14:09

Fund sales have collapsed in the worst 'ISA season' on record, as nervous investors took fright at volatile markets.

Saturday Papers: RBS plunges to a £1bn loss on bailout-era costs

by Himanshu Singh on Apr 30, 2016 at 06:05

And the eurozone’s battered economy enjoyed an unexpected growth spurt at the start of the year - with output rising faster than in Britain and the US.

FTSE falls as RBS dives on £968m loss

by Daniel Grote on Apr 29, 2016 at 16:15

Bank leads FTSE 100 lower after £1.2 billion dividend payment to government drags it into heavy loss.

Investors face wait on unregulated scheme rescue deal

by Jack Gilbert on Apr 29, 2016 at 09:50

Investors in an unregulated investment scheme based in Costa Rica face a wait to see how much they have lost, as a rescue deal could be reached by next month.

Why you need to know about the three tiers of saving

by Michelle McGagh on Apr 29, 2016 at 08:00

The state, your employer and your own savings pots are the way to reach your financial milestones.

The Expert View: Lloyds, Taylor Wimpey and Schroders

by Michelle McGagh on Apr 29, 2016 at 05:00

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including United Utilities and Aggreko.

Friday Papers: Carl Icahn sells all his Apple stock

by Himanshu Singh on Apr 29, 2016 at 04:28

And Europe has been bad for growth, Brexit economists have claimed.

Overnight Markets: Wall Street sinks as Apple takes another hit

by Himanshu Singh on Apr 29, 2016 at 04:17

Stocks fell early in the day on the Bank of Japan’s decision to hold steady in the face of soft global demand and a rise in the yen.

Investors shun European trusts amid growth fears

by Jennifer Hill on Apr 28, 2016 at 08:00

Discounts on European investment trusts have widened as worries over the continent weigh on investors.

'Freedom frenzy' wanes as pension withdrawals slow

by Jack Gilbert on Apr 28, 2016 at 08:00

New figures from the taxman indicate the initial dash for pension cash has subsided.

Brazil's rocketing stock market: time to join the party?

by Jennifer Hill on Apr 28, 2016 at 08:00

As Brazil's stock market races ahead, is it finally time for investors to back the embattled country?

Struggling to save? This might be why

by Michelle McGagh on Apr 28, 2016 at 08:00

Spending today instead of saving tomorrow is not a new phenomenon and here's why we do it.

The Expert View: Barclays, HSBC and Standard Chartered

by Michelle McGagh on Apr 28, 2016 at 05:00

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including London Stock Exchange and Stagecoach.

Thursday Papers: PPF rejected BHS pension offers

by Himanshu Singh on Apr 28, 2016 at 04:14

And Samsung profits jump 14% on success of Galaxy S7 smartphone.

Overnight Markets: US stocks gain as rate rise fears ebb

by Himanshu Singh on Apr 28, 2016 at 04:05

The tech sector remained the largest weight on the market after Apple slumped more than 6%.

Cameron pledges to expose 'hidden' pension fees

by Christine Dawson on Apr 27, 2016 at 16:35

Prime minister says savers are hampered by 'a sense they don't understand the fees and charges'.

 

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