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Friday 08 February 2013
Shares pay dividends, don't they?
Tuesday 05 February 2013
Arm Holdings, the British tech success story whose chips power Apple's iPhones and iPads, beat City expectations with £276.5m annual pre-tax profits.
Monday 04 February 2013
The world’s-biggest platinum producer, Anglo American Platinum (Amplats), lost 6.3 billion rand (£44.9 million) last year after it was hit by two months of wildcat strikes and lost production.
Monday 28 January 2013
Charles Gurassa has emerged as the leading internal contender to replace easyJet chairman Sir Mike Rake after the airline's founder and top shareholder, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, signalled he is likely to give his blessing.
Saturday 26 January 2013
The private client and corporate stockbroker Charles Stanley said yesterday that share trading volumes in London have stabilised, albeit at the reduced levels they crashed to a year ago.
Wednesday 23 January 2013
Economic View: How well we in Britain do will largely be determined by what happens to the rest of the world
Tuesday 22 January 2013
The country might be under snow and ice but punters were keeping the stock market hot yesterday as the blue-chip index reached a four-and-a-half year high.
Sunday 20 January 2013
Investors in some of the UK's biggest companies are in line for a bumper 2013 according to a leading City trading firm.
Thursday 17 January 2013
Thursday 10 January 2013
Outlook Signs of life in the City?
Tuesday 08 January 2013
Stocks were being traded cautiously across global markets today as investors prepared for the start of the US corporate earnings season and digested a mixed batch of European economic indicators.
Tuesday 08 January 2013
Monday 31 December 2012
The stock market ended 2012 with a whimper rather than a bang but that was entirely in keeping with what, for City traders anyway, was a miserable year.
Friday 28 December 2012
The beleaguered platinum miner Lonmin faces a tough search for a new chief executive after current boss Ian Farmer stepped down due to serious illness yesterday.
Friday 21 December 2012
Miners topped and tailed the FTSE 100 yesterday, highlighting the mixed fortunes that resources companies bring to the benchmark index. The African gold miner Randgold Resources built up a 160p gain to 6,125p, and found a spot at the top of the pile, but the Russia-focused steelmaking and mining group Evraz got the wooden spoon, digging up a 9.2p loss to 257.8p.
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
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