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Citywire Investment News
- Overnight Markets: US stocks down on stimulus bets
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 05:14:56 Z
Investors found few reasons to make big moves and weighed economic data for clues on the timing of Fed stimulus cuts.
- The Expert View: Hargreaves Lansdown, Tesco, Standard Chartered
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 05:01:00 Z
A round-up of some of the best analyst commentary on shares, also including Brewin Dolphin and Sage.
- Citywire Top Stocks Daily News Digest
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 03:48:12 Z
All the news from across the web about the companies featured in Citywire's Top Stocks.
- Thursday Papers: EU fines six groups for rate-fixing
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 03:29:35 Z
And StanChart has warned of its first fall in quarterly profit for a decade due to weakness in its financial markets business and deepening woes at its Korean unit.
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?
BBC Business News
- VIDEO: Banks fined $2.3bn over rate rigging
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 03:56:27 GMT
Some of the world's best known banks are fined after being found to have colluded to rig two global interest rate benchmarks.
- Plan to increase pension age sooner
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 03:44:23 GMT
The government plans to bring forward the date when the state pension age is raised from 65 to 68, Chancellor George Osborne will announce later.
- Qantas issues profit warning
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 02:30:01 GMT
Australian airline Qantas issues a profit warning, and says "immense challenges" mean 1,000 jobs must be shed.
- Venezuela: Maduro fixes car prices
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 00:01:11 GMT
After legislating on the prices of electronics, toys and clothes, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro signs a decree controlling the prices of cars.
- Thailand king urges mutual support
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 05:10:45 GMT
Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej urges people to support each other for the country, in a birthday address amid anti-government protests.
- Brazil to miss Fifa stadium deadline
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 05:00:05 GMT
Brazil admits that all its stadiums still under construction for the 2014 football World Cup will not be ready by Fifa's original 31 December deadline.
- VIDEO: Banksy works to go under the hammer
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 04:57:50 GMT
A number of works by the artist Banksy are to be auctioned in Beverly Hills, California.
- Mexico radioactive material found
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 04:53:03 GMT
Stolen radioactive material, cobalt-60, is found in Mexico, but officials warn the thieves may have been exposed to deadly radiation levels.