Market talk

  • 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.

  • Daily Market Update

    World stocks fall as Obama authorizes military action in Iraq… US household debt still high after Great Recession… And China’s trade surplus surges.

  • Daily Market Update

    Russia bans food imports from US and Canada… Markets edgy after Moscow’s retaliation… BoA offers record breaking settlement of $16 billion to end investigation… And how the ageing population could mean a grey outlook for the global economy.

  • Daily Market Update

    Ukraine tension increases and world markets run scared… More trouble for the banks as regulators dismiss contingency plans and Standard Charter faces large fine… Murdoch walks away from Time Warner, while in the tech sector, there won’t be a new mobile telecoms giant anytime soon… And Apple and Samsung end litigation, but not in the US.

  • Daily Market Update

    ​Wall Street bounces back… Europe sees improvements but Asia slips back on weaker Chinese data… Banks may avoid additional restrictions on leveraged loans… Jobs data is encouraging but report suggests we need almost 6 million more… And F1 boss settles court case for $100m...