(WebFG News) – In his 'Inside the City' column for the Sunday Times, John Collingridge was looking at Centrica, bringing it all the way back to the hefty dividend promises of the 'if you see Sid, tell him' marketing that accompanied the privatisation of the then-British Gas in 1986.
(WebFG News) – The Canadian betting giant behind the PokerStars website has this weekend clinched a £3.4bn takeover of Sky Bet.
EUR/USD: Weekly gain/loss: -0.35% Weekly closing price: 1.2285 Shaped by three robust weekly candles back in late 2014, the weekly supply zone priced in at 1.2569-1.2287 has held the EUR/USD captive since late January.
(WebFG News) – Time magazine's annual selection of the 100 most influential people on the planet includes Donald Trump, London Mayor Sadiq Khan, and entrepreneurs like Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos.
(WebFG News) – The focus over the coming week will – easily – be on the first reading on UK gross domestic product for the first quarter, at least according (sort of) to the Governor of the Bank of England.
(WebFG News) – Natural resources investor Paternoster Resources announced on Friday that it is to invest £250,000 in a portfolio of income yielding investments arranged by RiverFort Global Capital.
(WebFG News) – The building materials sector was the top riser on Friday, with auto parts and household goods the laggards.CRH was the main driver of the rise on the back of a weaker dollar for the US-focused business and comments from chief executive Albert Manifold about a possible US listing.
(WebFG News) – The FTSE 100 extended its gains thanks to a weaker pound on Friday, though the rise was led by CRH on the back of comments from chief executive Albert Manifold about a possible US listing.
(WebFG News) – Global oil prices fell after Donald Trump criticised the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, stating that their “artificially high prices” would no longer be accepted.
(WebFG News) – Arla Foods has announced that is has been forced to cut £351m of costs due to Brexit's impact on sterling and due to commodity prices.