Market talk

  • Daily Market Update

    It’s Yellen Friday – the markets await the Fed chair’s speech…. Apple gets bitten by a supply chain glitch… And a US retailer looks to fill a gap in the Indian market…

  • Daily Market Update

    Eurozone and China issue disappointing data… US jobless figures out this morning… Jackson Hole gathering begins today… Bank of America settlement could be $17 billion but may be less with tax offset… And the G20 set to agree moves to end ‘too big to fail’…

  • Daily Market Update

    World stocks stall as Bank of England hints at interest rate rise and all eyes turn to the Fed’s policy meeting minutes… The US dollar gains against other major currencies… Standard Chartered hit with another large fine by US regulators… And Apple just keeps on growing as iPhone 6 anticipation fuels investment…

  • Daily Market Update

    World stocks rise as appetite for risk returns… Lawmakers want revised Fed plan for banks… Evoq Properties to be sold in $357m deal… And dollar stores in bidding war…

  • Daily Market Update

    Stock markets in Europe and Asia have recovered after Friday’s increased tension between Russian and Ukraine… An embarrassing penalty for PwC … Yellen to speak this week from Jackson Hole… Canada’s big six banks prepare for earnings reports… And US retailers hit by computer hackers.

  • Daily Market Update

    World stocks recover to end the week up… US producer price index and consumer confidence data out today… Banks clamping down on casino money laundering… Coca Cola does a monster deal… And global tourist spend is down…

  • Daily Market Update

    Eurozone data sees shares fall… Asian stocks mixed after good Australian earnings but poor data from China and Japan… US jobless report due this morning… Gold sees sharp drop in demand… Stated income mortgages return… And the Ebola opportunity for pharma sector…

  • Daily Market Update

    World stocks recover… US banks increase lending… China shows a softer side… And is it ‘game over’ for Candy Crush Saga?

  • Daily Market Update

    Europe sees markets decline over more Russia/Ukraine tension… Private equity group seeks assurances over crackdown on junk loans sector… Billionaire makes announcement that adds $1 billion to his assets… And insurance giant concerned about interest rates.

  • Daily Market Update

    Markets see recovery as (some) of the world’s tensions decline… Big US companies not hiring in line with profit growth… And Buzzfeed to set out vision today with its new $850 million valuation.