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Citywire Investment News
- Saturday Papers: US jobs boost raises chances of taper
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 04:57:44 Z
And the long wait for a global trade deal intended to lift millions of the world?s poorest out of poverty looked set to end on Friday night.
- Hargreaves Lansdown managing director Alex Davies exits
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 14:33:18 Z
Hargreaves' managing director of corporate and pensions,†Alex Davies,†has ended his 15-year career with the firm.
- Nelson Mandela: an incredible life in pictures
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 14:28:05 Z
The journey is over for former South African president Nelson Mandela. We highlight some of the key moments of an amazing life.
- Wealth firm opens up fund range to external investors
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 13:55:29 Z
Plurimi, the wealth management and investment advisory firm, has opened its asset management business to external investors.
Citywire Money, Tax and Property
- Investors sunk £14m into Brazilian property 'black hole'
Fri, 29 Nov 2013 08:11:00 Z
Liquidated company behind a footballer-fronted scheme promised 30% returns but never started building
- UK ?absolutely not? in housing bubble, claims A-rated manager
Thu, 07 Nov 2013 12:34:10 Z
Jonathan Ingram, the Citywire A-rated co-manager of the JP Morgan UK Dynamic fund, has dismissed fears that the country?s property market is in dangerous territory.
- 'Rip-off' valuation fees hurt buyers and surveyors
Fri, 09 Aug 2013 12:29:39 +0100
An inquiry into property valuations has been launched amid complaints that lenders are exploiting borrowers and surveyors.
- 5 tales of house price rises
Tue, 06 Aug 2013 14:42:08 +0100
All the house price data are pointing to†rises in property values. But why is it happening and how long will it last?
- NI passengers face flight delays
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 16:16:15 GMT
Passengers travelling from two of Northern Ireland's airports are facing delays because of an air traffic control centre fault.
- SA to hold daily Mandela cortege
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 16:12:53 GMT
A cortege bearing Nelson Mandela's body will travel through Pretoria for three days ahead of his burial next Sunday, the government says.
- Court frees pro-Morsi protest women
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 15:53:35 GMT
An Egyptian appeal court orders the release of 21 women, including seven minors, who were jailed over a protest in support of ousted President Morsi.
- French reinforcements fan out in CAR
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 15:51:35 GMT
A reinforced French force in the Central African Republic expands operations in the capital and beyond, to try to end deadly sectarian fighting.
BBC Business News
- VIDEO: WTO agrees global trade deal
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 16:13:30 GMT
Ministers from 159 countries have reached a deal intended to boost global trade at a meeting in Bali, Indonesia.
- Help pledged for small businesses
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 13:18:31 GMT
Measures, including faster broadband, are announced to help companies as events take place to mark Small Business Saturday
- WTO agrees global trade agreement
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 12:04:15 GMT
The World Trade Organization agrees a historic global deal aimed at boosting commerce, which could add nearly $1tn to the global economy.
- VIDEO: On tour with small business bus
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 10:31:39 GMT
A new campaign to encourage people to spend their money in local, independent shops has been gathering pace.
FT.com - Financial Markets News
- Stocks jump after robust US jobs data
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 21:17:53 GMT
SP 500 regains 1,800 even as analysts warn a sharp rise in non-farm payrolls in November increases the chance of an early Federal Reserve taper move
- JC Penney hit by SEC request on finances
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 21:12:36 GMT
US retailers, led by JC Penney, disappoint amid stronger overall market that received a boost from strong-than-expected jobs report
- Markets warm to Fed after taper tantrums
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 19:10:55 GMT
Somehow, in the last three months, stock investors have convinced themselves that they can deal with the Fed starting to taper off QE
- WTI crude oil climbs on strong US data
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 18:58:31 GMT
The transatlantic spread is a key indicator of profitability for US and European refineries for which the cost of crude supply is crucial