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Friday 29th August 2014

Stocks steady as traders mull ECB move

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Friday 29th August 2014

Trend-setting dollar lifts frustrated bulls

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Friday 29th August 2014

Stocks at records yet recovery is elusive

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Friday 29th August 2014

Stocks steady as traders mull ECB move

Worsening situation in Ukraine leaves some traders wary, while Japanese shares fall as downbeat data fuel questions about its economic outlook

Friday 29th August 2014

Trend-setting dollar lifts frustrated bulls

Dollar bulls have seen their bets repeatedly frustrated by a stubbornly resilient euro, but the US currency finally appears to be playing ball with investor expectations

Friday 29th August 2014

Stocks at records yet recovery is elusive

Record asset prices belie some startling economic inconsistencies including slow demand growth and corporate investment

Friday 29th August 2014

Rouble hits record low against the dollar

Russia’s rouble hits a record low against the dollar as the conflict between Moscow and Ukraine intensifies

Friday 29th August 2014

LSE cash call supports underwriting cartel

The weighty fees charged by advisers in rights issues should be tackled by the exchange, not endorsed by it

Friday 29th August 2014

Supermarkets hit hard by Tesco warning

Shares in the UK’s biggest supermarket group tumble 7.7% with stocks in its main rivals also feeling the brunt of Tesco’s profit warning

Thursday 28th August 2014

New framework for sovereign defaults

More than 400 of the world’s largest banks, investors and debt issuers have agreed a plan for dealing with financially stricken countries

Thursday 28th August 2014

Ocado slides amid earnings doubts

Ocado closed 15.9% lower at 339.3p, its biggest fall since 2012, when it said disruption from the Queen’s diamond jubilee had erased sales growth

Thursday 28th August 2014

Retail hit as Williams-Sonoma disappoints

Williams-Sonoma shares tumble 12 per cent, while weak results from Guess and Abercrombie add to the day’s sell-off for the retail sector

Thursday 28th August 2014

South Africa to issue maiden sukuk

South Africa said it had hired BNP Paribas, Standard Bank and KFH Investment, a unit of Kuwait Finance House, to handle meetings with investors.