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Puma retail outlet
Puma raises sales outlook despite operational challenges

The group said it expects full-year currency-adjusted sales to rise at least 25%

Angela Barnes
Rising share price sign
Vianet shares up 5% after improved trading numbers

Telemetric services provider Vianet is boosted by 55% increase in first-half turnover

David Burrows
Shipping port. Photo: Shutterstock
Mercantile Port & Logistics sees rise in 2021 H1 revenue

AIM-listed company sees existing project in India and new contracts boosting its top line

David Burrows
Cold bottles of Heineken Beer with drops over green background
Heineken sales fall owing to Asia Pacific Covid lockdown

Dutch brewing major says macro environment remains volatile and it will respond accordingly

Jenny McCall
Cologne high street. Photo: Shutterstock
Consumer sentiment in Germany rising – but for how long?

German consumers are spending more now to avoid higher prices later

David Burrows
Fuel pumps
Profit and problems await energy sector in Q3, say analysts

The coming quarter could be a bumper time for the energy sector, according to experts

Jenny McCall


German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier. Photo: Shutterstock
Germany reduces growth expectations for 2021

Economy minister forced to lower growth predictions due to supply and energy issues

David Burrows
Fintech illustration showing different currencies
Standard setters seek comments on March 2020 margin turmoil

The BCBS-CPMI-IOSCO consultative report looks at margin calls in March and April last year

Angela Barnes
The Essentra logo is seen on a smartphone infant of some stock market charts
Essentra shares up as it reveals pure play components plan

The British packaging products maker said on Tuesday that it was refocusing its strategy

Angela Barnes
Departure sign at Heathrow airport with a plane seen taking off or landing through the airport's window
Heathrow posts first quarter of passenger growth since 2019

Passenger numbers in the third financial quarter recovered to 28% of pre-pandemic levels

Angela Barnes
Bunzl logo on a website
UK’s Bunzl nudges up outlook as acquisitions boost revenue

The distribution and outsourcing company’s share price rose on its Q3 results

Jenni Reid
Petrofac logo on a website under a magnifying lens
Shares of UK’s Petrofac take a pounding over fine for fraud

The British oil services company is forced to raise capital to settle a $106m court penalty

David Burrows
Shelves of cold and flu medicines.
Flu season boosts Reckitt Benckiser share price and sales

Reckitt Benckiser now expects an increase in its LFL (like-for-like) net revenue growth.

Jenny McCall
Beefeater pub. Photo: Shutterstock
Whitbread confident of recovery after revenue hit by Covid

UK hospitality firm’s share price rises as company states it should recover fully in 2022

David Burrows
Spreadsheet with the word dividends written on it
UK dividends soared to £34.9bn in third quarter of 2021

One-off special dividends were partly responsible for the 89% year-on-year increase

Rob Griffin
Economic calendar
Today, 28 October, 2021
06:00 JPY
Japan
High BoJ Interest Rate Decision -0.001 -0.001
09:00 EUR
Germany
High Unemployment Rate Harmonised 0.036 0.036
10:00 EUR
Spain
High Unemployment Rate 0.151 0.1526
10:55 EUR
Germany
High Unemployment Rate 0.055 0.055
10:55 EUR
Germany
High Unemployment Change -22.0K -30.00K
15:30 USD
United States
High GDP Growth Rate QoQ 0.032 0.067
15:30 USD
United States
High Initial Jobless Claims
15:30 USD
United States
High Jobless Claims 4-week Average
15:30 USD
United States
High Continuing Jobless Claims
17:30 USD
United States
High EIA Natural Gas Stocks Change
29 October, 2021
03:30 AUD
Australia
High Retail Sales MoM -0.017
08:00 JPY
Japan
High Consumer Confidence 37.8
10:00 CHF
Switzerland
High KOF Leading Indicators 111.5 110.6
10:00 EUR
Spain
High Retail Sales MoM 0.006 -0.002
10:00 EUR
Spain
High Retail Sales YoY 0.017 -0.009
12:00 EUR
Greece
High Retail Sales YoY 0.075 0.116
15:30 USD
United States
High Personal Income MoM 0.003 0.002
15:30 USD
United States
High Personal Spending MoM 0.6
17:00 USD
United States
High Michigan Consumer Sentiment 71.5 72.8

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