A surge in the price of the cryptocurrency known as bitcoin has fuelled concerns about a price bubble. The phenomenon has hogged the limelight this week.
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
The UK economy appears to be recovering since its disappointing first-quarter performance, but the pound remains materially lower today than at any point seen during the financial crisis of 2008-09
Closer analysis of the the first economic data for May published by World Economics earlier today paints a more mixed picture of the world economy than its headlines suggested
The outlook for international mergers and acquisitions activity is strong for reasons ranging from economic growth to strategic Chinese internationalisation.
May has, so far, been a terrible month for commodities and follows a dramatic April in which oil prices made double-digit losses
On Tuesday Sainsbury’s revealed a shock first quarter 8.2% profits cut to £503m. Tesco responded with a trolley wobble of its own, its shares dipping 3.5% almost immediately. The three major supermarkets, Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Morrisons slashed fuel prices on Wednesday – 2p off diesel and 1p off petrol – in a bid to retain market share.
It's puzzled derivatives traders on Wall St for months. A buyer regularly steps into the options market for insurance against excessive stock market volatility and snaps up millions of contracts worth half a dollar each, leading to the buyer being dubbed "50 Cent".