The value of funds administered in Jersey hit a record level at the end of 2016, according to the latest figures from the jurisdiction’s financial regulator.
The figures for April UK retail sales published today by the Office for National Statistics provide a welcome boost after the disappointment of first quarter estimates
Citigroup has added a lookalike fear gauge to its investor toolbox, offering a credit equivalent of Chicago Board Options Exchange's VIX volatility index.
UK consumer price inflation (CPI) jumped to a three-and-a-half-year high of 2.7% in April, furthering the squeeze on British households as prices rose faster than annual average earnings growth
The first economic data for May show the world economy is maintaining solid levels of growth in the US, Asia and Africa, reports World Economics.
European private equity fundraising hits eight-year high, a 37% year-on-year increase
The global venture capital industry is expanding at an accelerating pace. Total assets under management reached US$524bn as of June 2016, the latest data available.
The Bank of England lifts its forecasts for consumer prices, but higher inflation is expected to come at the expense of lower growth as UK households feel the pinch
Standard Life and Aberdeen are limbering up to cut approximately 800 roles from the total global headcount of the combined group as at 31 December 2016.
Success for Emmanuel Macron over Marine Le Pen in the second round of France's presidential election signals stability, for now, according to Kenneth Orchard, global fixed income portfolio manager at T Rowe Price, a US global asset management firm.