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London Stock Exchange: from coffee house to cyber market

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

Brian Bollen
truck
Transport: a spectrum of investment opportunity

The global transport sector encompasses a wide variety of companies. Among its constituents are hauliers, shippers, train operators, airliners and postal services companies.

James Hester
times square new york
The history of Nasdaq from creation in 1971 to the present

Nasdaq is the largest US electronic stock market, listing more companies and, on average, trading more shares per day than any other US market.

Brian Bollen
Red porsche
Market sector report - Should you invest in the car industry?

Henry Ford’s dictum ‘any colour so long as it is black’ couldn’t be further than the truth in the 21st century. You can buy a new car in a near infinite range of trims, colours and drivetrains – including electric power.

Adrian Holliday
Crowdfunding
Inject cash into your business with crowdfunding

There’s a new kid on the block when it comes to raising cash, and over the past few years it’s been taking the business world by storm: crowdfunding. Crowdfundin

Richard Reed
Money
What investors need to know about the banking sector

Investors considering buying into the banking sector need to know and understand the key items that will have an impact on share prices.

Brian Bollen


New York Stock Exchange
Track the development of the New York Stock Exchange from 1792 to today

The New York Stock Exchange’s origins stretch back to 17 May 1792. On that day a group of 24 stockbrokers met under an old Buttonwood tree on Wall Street and signed an agreement to trade with one another.

Brian Bollen
Interest Rates
Interest Rates: Simple and Compound

Learn about simple and compound interest rates: how they are calculated and charged. What are the key differences? How can compounding work for and against you?

Capital.com News
Book Value and Market Value
Book Value and Market Value: What is the Difference?

When you seek a business to invest in, there are two essential concepts you should necessarily interpret: market value and book value. They are crucial in the sense that they help you evaluate an investment properly. Whether it is worthwhile to invest or it does not depend on your conclusions.

Capital.com News
costly investments
Tips to Avoid Taking on Loans

Paying for education, buying a car or a house are costly investments. Some people are sure they can’t go without a loan to finance these purchases. But there are some ways to avoid borrowing, and here they are.

Capital.com News
Economies of Scale
What are Economies of Scale?

Economies of scale occur when goods or services are produced in larger quantities but with less costs. A company can afford to reduce inputs harmlessly as it grows and increases production units. In essence, economies of scale generate economic growth.

Capital.com News
Bearer Bonds
Bearer Bonds: The Basics

A bearer bond, often referred to as a coupon bond, is an unregistered bond. In comparison to an ‘ordinary’ bond, it fully belongs to a person who holds it. Not a single ownership record exists. Whoever keeps it is considered an owner.

Capital.com News
Permanent life insurance
Life Insurance: to Buy or not to Buy?

Life insurance is an issue that may pose a real challenge and make you wonder what to choose: a permanent policy or a term one. And here you find yourself guessing, which means I won’t be throwing my money away.

Capital.com News
Emerging industries
The Importance of Choosing the Right Stage or Why Reading Printed Newspapers is Saving a Declining Industry?

Companies from one industry act alike. Their performance is often explained by the type of products they offer. Such companies are not allies. Instead, they play against each other to win over the customers. They invent marketing strategies, pour money into advertising and try to stand out among the others.

Capital.com News
non-profit organisations
Fundraising ideas for non-profit organisations

If you’re looking to raise cash for a non-profit – your children’s football club or the local arts centre – there’s never been a better time, thanks to social media.

Richard Reed
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Economic calendar
Today, 13 November, 2019
01:00 NZD
New Zealand
HIGH RBNZ Interest Rate Decision 1.00%
01:00 NZD
New Zealand
HIGH RBNZ Rate Statement
01:00 NZD
New Zealand
HIGH Monetary Policy Statement
02:00 NZD
New Zealand
HIGH RBNZ Press Conference
07:00 EUR
Germany
HIGH Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices YoY 0.90% 0.90%
09:30 GBP
United Kingdom
HIGH Consumer Price Index YoY 1.80% 1.70%
13:30 USD
United States
HIGH Consumer Price Index ex Food & Energy MoM 0.20% 0.10%
13:30 USD
United States
HIGH Consumer Price Index ex Food & Energy YoY 2.50% 2.40%
16:00 USD
United States
HIGH Fed's Chair Powell speech
16:00 USD
United States
HIGH Fed's Chair Powell testifies
23:50 JPY
Japan
HIGH Gross Domestic Product QoQ 0.30% 0.30%
14 November, 2019
00:30 AUD
Australia
HIGH Employment Change s.a. 15.0K 14.70K
00:30 AUD
Australia
HIGH Unemployment Rate s.a. 5.30% 5.20%
07:00 EUR
Germany
HIGH Gross Domestic Product QoQ -0.10% -0.10%
10:00 EUR
European Monetary Un
HIGH Gross Domestic Product s.a. YoY 1.10% 1.10%
10:00 EUR
European Monetary Un
HIGH Gross Domestic Product s.a. QoQ 0.20% 0.20%
13:30 USD
United States
HIGH Initial Jobless Claims
13:30 USD
United States
HIGH Initial Jobless Claims 4-week average
15:30 USD
United States
HIGH EIA Natural Gas Storage Change
16:00 USD
United States
HIGH EIA Crude Oil Stocks Change 7.93M