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The Expert View: Diageo, Kingfisher and Dunelm

by Michelle McGagh on Sep 21, 2017 at 05:00

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including BTG and Domino’s.

Overnight Markets: US stocks inch higher after Fed policy decisions

by Himanshu Singh on Sep 21, 2017 at 04:33

Shares of Apple fell 1.7% after it admitted its latest smartwatch has connectivity problems.

Thursday Papers: Fed calls historic end to quantitative easing

by Himanshu Singh on Sep 21, 2017 at 04:40

And Tata-Thyssenkrupp steel mega-merger to create a £13.3 billion-a-year industry 'only a short reprieve'

Fidelity's Clark cuts stake in embattled Provident

by Daniel Grote on Sep 20, 2017 at 14:23

Income manager Michael Clark says scrapping of dividend forced him to cut position, as his funds endure patch of poor performance.

MPs announce inquiry into pension freedom and scam risks

by Christine Dawson on Sep 20, 2017 at 14:53

An inquiry launched by the Work and Pensions Committee aims to establish if policy is protecting savers from pension scammers.

Pound jumps as retail sales smash expectations

by Daniel Grote on Sep 20, 2017 at 10:25

Investors price in increasing likelihood of November interest rate rise as August figures show UK consumer in rude health.

M&G hands Global Basics managers wider remit

by Chris Sloley on Sep 20, 2017 at 07:00

M&G moves £2 billion fund's focus away from resources, handing managers more freedom to invest across global stock markets.

The Expert View: Debenhams, AstraZeneca and Stagecoach

by Michelle McGagh on Sep 20, 2017 at 05:00

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Ocado and Sage.

Wednesday Papers: Theresa May prepares €20bn EU budget offer

by Himanshu Singh on Sep 20, 2017 at 04:26

And backlash over audit watchdog closing probe into KPMG's doomed HBOS audit.

Overnight Markets: Wall Street hits new records as investors await Fed

by Himanshu Singh on Sep 20, 2017 at 03:22

The biggest percentage gain was the telecom services sector’s 2.3% jump on merger and acquisition speculation.

Stockbroker clients abandon Barclays for rivals

by Michelle McGagh on Sep 19, 2017 at 14:13

Rival platforms report big increase in transfers from Barclays after botched Smart Investor launch.

GAM plans income fund for former Artemis star Gosden

by Hamza Ali on Sep 19, 2017 at 11:50

Former Artemis Income manager Adrian Gosden joins GAM, which is planning to launch a UK equity income fund for its new hire.

The ETFs tapping into Europe's buoyant markets

by Robert St George on Sep 19, 2017 at 10:38

European markets are buoyant as the eurozone economy strengthens. We highlight some exchange-traded funds to tap into the trend.

Supermarkets top FTSE after strong summer

by Daniel Grote on Sep 19, 2017 at 09:50

Shares in supermarkets rise to top of FTSE 100 after 3.6% jump in sales over the summer.

The Expert View: Hiscox, Pearson and Impax

by Michelle McGagh on Sep 19, 2017 at 05:00

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including The Gym Group and Xeros.

Tuesday Papers: May moves to tighten grip on Brexit process

by Himanshu Singh on Sep 19, 2017 at 04:26

And Ryanair faces €20 million compensation bill after it 'messed up' by cancelling flights.

Overnight Markets: Wall Street advances, led by financials

by Himanshu Singh on Sep 19, 2017 at 04:19

Shares of the major banks, including Bank of America, Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan, rose more than 1%, helped by rising bond yields.

FTSE rebounds from four-month low as pound falters

by Daniel Grote on Sep 18, 2017 at 11:16

FTSE 100 gains some relief from falling pound, helping index claw back some ground from last week's sell-off.

Socially responsible ETFs gain ground among believers

by Rachael Revesz on Sep 18, 2017 at 10:27

Growing ethical concerns among investors are boosting passive choices.

Terry Smith to launch sustainable equity fund

by Dylan Lobo on Sep 18, 2017 at 09:35

The Fundsmith Sustainable Equity fund is likely to target companies with a positive influence on the environment and society.

 

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