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Wednesday preview: UK wages, US Fed minutes and Lloyds strategy in focus
Tue 20 February 2018 14:51
(ShareCast News) - Wednesday is a big and busy day for macro news, with crucial UK labour market data, initial Eurozone purchasing managers' surveys and a closely watched set of FOMC minutes, plus corporate results from Lloyds Banking Group, Glencore and
Spain's Balearic Islands fine Airbnb €300,000 for illegally marketing apartments
Tue 20 February 2018 12:53
(ShareCast News) - The Balearic Islands regional government has fined Airbnb €300,000 for advertising homes whose owners didn't hold a licence for vacation rentals, a legal requirement since August 2017.
Asda growth slows in fourth quarter, adding to Walmart disappointments
Tue 20 February 2018 12:10
(ShareCast News) - Asda, Britain's third-largest supermarket chain, grew sales in the fourth quarter but it was far from enough to help parent Wamart from reporting a disappointing profits over the key festive period.
Qualcomm increases NXP offer in order to fight off Broadcom takeover
Tue 20 February 2018 10:54
(ShareCast News) - US chip giant Qualcomm upped its bid for NXP Semiconductors to roughly $44bn on Tuesday as part of its efforts to win shareholder support for the acquisition and further its expansion into the fast-growing motor vehicle chip market and