The UK manufacturing sector remained resilient in May according to the Chartered Institute for Procurement and Supply. At 56.7, the seasonally adjusted IHS Markit/CIPS
The London International Financial Futures Exchange (LIFFE) literally brought a splash of colour to the drab City streets when it opened in London on 30 September 1982.
Biotechnology is the personal science of the future. Investors like biotech firms for their growth potential and future income. But it’s personal too. If biotechnology will help people live longer, the rich will need to be even richer to finance their longer lives.
London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) has reached an agreement with Citigroup Inc (Citi) to acquire The Yield Book and Citi Fixed Income Indices for US$685m (£535m).
Banking and bankers are thought to have originated in ancient Mesopotamia around 3100BC, with modern banks beginning in Italy in the 14th and 15th centuries.
The investor’s dream is to time the sale of a company's stocks to maximise profit. Many industry professionals claim it is impossible. As an alternative, they promote the use of collective investment vehicles based on saving a fixed monthly amount.
Shanghai was China’s first city to see the creation of stocks and a stock exchange; stock trading started in Shanghai as early as 1860s in the wake of the Opium Wars.
The story of the Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc (TSE) from the kimono to modern dress can be found in some detail on its unusually comprehensive corporate site.
The London Stock Exchange is the world’s most international capital market with over 2,400 companies from more than 90 countries quoted across its markets.
Immediate reaction is mixed on the outlook for oil prices after the 172nd meeting of the Conference of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries
If the future of Chinese technology specialist Lenovo is as clear to its senior executives as their attempts to explain it, then heaven help it.
Excitement is growing ahead of the next scheduled quarterly reshuffle of the totemic FTSE 100 investment index.
The next year offers the greatest opportunity for UK owner-managers in recent memory says Andy Currie, London-based managing partner of Catalyst Corporate Finance
Will the Royal Bank of Scotland and its shareholders settle out of court or will they fight?
President Trump's plans to sell half of the US strategic oil reserve sounds familiar, and could turn out to be fundamentally misguided.