Market talk

  • Daily Market Update

    Weaker than expected output in Europe but China surprises… Drugs firm deals may be hit by new inversion curbs… Biggest ever bank IPO upcoming… Facebook set to launch new ad platform… And Canada set to maintain lower interest rates…

  • Daily Market Update

    Markets start the week in negative territory on expectation of poor Chinese data… US existing home sales figures out this morning… GM recalls over 200,000 vehicles over parking brakes fear… Alibaba confirmed as biggest ever IPO… Siemens to buy US oil equipment firm… And Wall Street prepares to be ‘flooded’ by climate change protestors…

  • Daily Market Update

    Sorry for the delay this morning. A typhoon in Manila took sent the digital design unit of KMI Media scrambling for high ground! Here's the news anyways...Scotland votes to stay in the UK… Investors await debut of Alibaba, the largest US IPO ever… Ford cuts production in Europe… China fines drug company and sentences executives to jail…

  • Daily Market Update

    Scotland votes to stay in the UK… Investors await debut of Alibaba, the largest US IPO ever… Ford cuts production in Europe… China fines drug company and sentences executives to jail…

  • Daily Market Update

    Markets react positively to US and European central bank actions… Caution over Scottish independence vote with the pound and UK economy at risk… US jobless figures released this morning… US homebuilders confidence soars… Amazon reveals new products…

  • Daily Market Update

    Markets generally upbeat following Fed hints and Chinese stimulus… Sony makes historic dividend announcement... Experts urge caution on Alibaba IPO

  • Daily Market Update

    Global shares down as Fed decision is awaited… Good times head for Apple say experts… United seek deal with attendants to cut costs… GM scales back Opel in Russia…

  • Daily Market Update

    ​Markets weak this morning as cocktail of concern urges caution… Alibaba IPO expected this week… Heineken rejects takeover bid… And dental giant takeover gives shareholders reason to smile…

  • Daily Market Update

    Markets mixed to end a bumpy week… US retail data released this morning together with consumer sentiment… Hewlett Packard fined $58 million for bribing Russian officials… Tax breaks entice electric car manufacture to Nevada… Canada’s employers see employment insurance premiums cut for next year…

  • Daily Market Update

    Obama speech makes Asian markets cautious… Senators appeal to Burger King… Housing foreclosures increase for the second month…