Latest News - Daniel Grote
FTSE settles near three-week high ahead of Yellen speech
Investors wait for clues on interest rate rises from Fed boss.
Astra drives FTSE higher as Pfizer waits in wings
Healthcare stocks boost FTSE 100. Pfizer could make first steps towards new AstraZeneca bid next week.
Balfour tumbles after rejecting sweetened Carillion deal
FTSE 100 snaps five-day winning streak as falling metal prices in China weigh on miners.
Bank split as two MPC members vote for rate hike
7-2 vote marks the first time there has not been a unanimous decision by Bank of England interest rate setters in over three years.
Inflation fall hits pound and boosts house builders
The FTSE 100 rises but BHP Billiton is a big faller.
FTSE rises as Russia and Ukraine enter ceasefire talks
Ceasefire talks between Russia and Ukraine prompt sigh of relief from investors.
BHP Billiton rally caps stellar week for FTSE
FTSE 100 on course for biggest weekly return in six months as BHP Billiton's plans for spin-offs sends shares higher.
Eurozone recession fears reignite as growth stalls
(Update) Eurozone registers no growth in the second quarter, with shock German contraction partly to blame. FTSE 100 rises.
Pound falls further as fears over interest rate hike cool
BoE slashes projections for wage growth, signalling interest rate rise this year less likely.
The Expert View: Ladbrokes, AO World and Prudential
Our daily roundup of the best analyst commentary on shares, also including Hargreaves Lansdown and Serco.
BlackRock UK Special Sits: when will we sell our star holdings?
What would prompt Roland Arnold to sell the likes of Ashtead and Howden?
Gervais Williams: the real reason to worry about Quindell
Citywire AA-rated manager Gervais Williams has argued that sentiment is the true danger to Quindell.
Profile: Quilter Cheviot boss Baines sees more consolidation ahead
Nineteen months on from the merger of Quilter Cheviot chief executive Martin Baines says the deal is now paying dividends.
Profile: how Matthew Butcher is carving a new role at Dart Capital
The wealth management industry is undergoing a profound period of change: whether it wants to admit it or not.