Don’t cry for Aberdeen Asset Management but Argentina’s currency issues sent it falling yesterday.
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Friday 17 January 2014
Is it a good time to buy shares in a sector with a regulatory review looming?
Friday 15 November 2013
Thursday 10 October 2013
Record production appears to be no longer good enough for the City. Yesterday oil, gas and metals group Vedanta Resources slumped to the bottom of the benchmark index despite revealing record oil and gas production as well as increased production of zinc, lead and silver.
Thursday 26 September 2013
The plug was pulled out from energy shares yesterday after the market decided comments from Labour leader Ed Miliband could be disastrous for the utilities sector.
Monday 02 September 2013
James Gorman must be feeling like the publisher who turned down JK Rowling.
Thursday 15 August 2013
There were few winners on the benchmark index as heavyweight healthcare companies and fears over tapering US stimulus dragged down the markets.
Friday 19 July 2013
Cinven, the buyout giant that owns restaurant chains Pizza Express, ASK, Zizzi and Byron, today bought internet domain business Host Europe from rival Montagu Private Equity for £438 million.
Friday 19 July 2013
Revenue for both companies grew but fell short of projected earnings
Thursday 13 June 2013
Glencore Xstrata's chief executive, Ivan Glasenberg, has announced three new appointments to the board of the wheat trading-to-coal mining empire, including the veteran Wall Street banker John Mack.
Monday 03 June 2013
Departing Virgin Media chief executive Neil Berkett was today named chairman of Guardian Media Group, sending a powerful signal that its loss-making flagship newspaper could soon charge for its website.
Friday 10 May 2013
Tuesday 12 February 2013
Technology website Tech Crunch is reporting that Google will pay Apple at least $1bn (£629m) next year to be the default iOS search engine.
Wednesday 30 January 2013
Apple wobbled last week, and shares in smartphone makers shuddered. The US superstar tech brand reported its lowest sales growth since 2009, and investors ran scared from Apple suppliers such as Imagination Technologies, which lost more than 5 per cent after the bad Apple news.
Friday 19 October 2012
The US investment bank Morgan Stanley swung to a $1bn (£620m) loss over the third quarter – but beat market hopes with earnings that rose on the back of strong revenues from its bond-trading business.
Saturday 06 October 2012
He's the $10m a year man who heads one of the most powerful investment banks, but yesterday he offered a surprising confession: bankers are ridiculously overpaid.
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