Adrian Holliday

Adrian has written about property, pensions and investing for almost 20 years, from Teletext to the Observer and AOL. He is a believer in diversity, low transaction costs – and simplicity.

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AM update: Apples shares climb on higher profits, Nikkei down -1%, pound steady

More nervousness from Asian markets today with the Nikkei slumping almost -1%

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PM update: Daimler-Benz warns on profits, Interserve shares sink, pound up +0.40%

European and UK stocks both fell hard today

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Trump's man in the Fed hot seat – what will he do?

The Federal Reserve chair is the world’s biggest job in financial policy setting

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AM update: Shell profits double, Vodafone sales slip, pound down

Some sharp improvements overnight for Asian stocks, bar China & Hong Kong

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PM update: Capita shares collapse 45%, M&S stores close, US shares up

Earlier today Capita shares crashed more than 45% following a shock profits warning and news the company was taking major steps to simplify itself

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UK 2017 car sales crash -10% on Brexit and diesel anxiety

UK car sales fell almost -10% in 2017 while investment slumped by more than a third, new, figures reveal.

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AM update: UK car sales fall -10%, Dollar down on Trump address, gold lifts

The Asian share sell-off continued into Wednesday, albeit at a lower clip.

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PM update: Dow tumbles 200 points, Buffett moves on US healthcare, Carillion-auditor relationship under fire

US stocks today continued their lower mood with the Dow slipping 250 points earlier

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AM update: Asian markets dip, Brexit report leaked, PZ Cussons trading “tough”

Asian markets today took their lead from Wall Street falls last night.

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PM update: Apple shares sink -2%, pound down hard, Dow Jones slips

There was evidence of investor skittishness Stateside this morning.

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AM update: Chinese stocks slip, pound down, Carillion pension risk uproar

It was Chinese stocks that led the way with some sharp valuation falls today

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PM update: UK annual growth slows, yen leaps, gold sinks -0.9%

UK national income pushed +0.5% higher in the last quarter of 2017

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AM update: Trump jumps track on dollar strength, Hang Seng sees record high, Soros attacks Google

Some highly mixed trading moves from Asia overnight.

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PM update: Euro soars past $1.25, Draghi stays aloof, Trump plies on the charm

Mario Draghi, European Central Bank boss, left the ECB base interest rate unchanged today

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AM update: Asian markets slide, pound hits $1.43, Diageo profits up

Asian markets were comprehensively lower on Thursday with the Nikkei falling more than -1.1%.

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