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Friday 18th April 2014

Stocks gain as earnings and data please

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Friday 18th April 2014

‘Yes’ vote risk to gilts underestimated

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Friday 18th April 2014

Director deals send out buy signals

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Friday 18th April 2014

Stocks gain as earnings and data please

US equities inch higher at the end of the holiday-shortened week, while Treasury bonds slide as Ukraine talks end positively

Friday 18th April 2014

‘Yes’ vote risk to gilts underestimated

Opinion polls suggests Scots will vote No, but the gap has narrowed and investors will pay more attention if it continues to do so

Friday 18th April 2014

Director deals send out buy signals

Over the long term following company insider buy and sell moves delivers returns

Friday 18th April 2014

US investors front run earnings recovery

Wall St is betting on a second-half profit recovery allowing the market to downplay the current poor news for first-quarter results

Friday 18th April 2014

Russian debt and equity sales stall

Ukraine crisis has chilling effect on country’s capital markets with total Russian bond issuance falling to $9.1bn this year, a decrease of 74%

Friday 18th April 2014

Bumpy ride in prospect for gold investors

Thomson Reuters GFMS forecasts average 2014 price will be $1,225 an ounce – 13% down on 2013 average of $1,410

Friday 18th April 2014

Tech rally lifts Nasdaq off recent lows

US equity markets enjoy best weekly performance in nine months despite choppy start to first-quarter earnings season

Friday 18th April 2014

Rate rise speculation drives pound higher

Sterling hits four-year high against the dollar as investors consider likelihood of a rate rise from the Bank of England

Thursday 17th April 2014

National Bank of Greece plans bond launch

The bond is expected to have a five-year maturity with a yield of about 4.5%, compared to 4.95% on the country’s five-year sovereign issue last week

Thursday 17th April 2014

Tesco falls on caution over turnround plan

Supermarket group gives back more than half the gains made in wake of Wednesday’s better than expected yearly trading profit figures