US open: Mixed start to trading, slate of IPOs in focus Thu 18 April 2019 15:02
(Sharecast News) - Wall Street trading began on a mixed note with investors in a slate of flotations hoping for a 'good Thursday' ahead of the Easter break even as more earnings releases rolled in.
London midday: Stocks sag despite better retail sales data Thu 18 April 2019 11:18
(Sharecast News) - London stocks were still a touch weaker by midday on Thursday, with better-than-expected retail sales figures failing to provide a boost as traders were in holiday mode ahead of the long Easter weekend.
Thursday newspaper round-up: Auditors, Brexit, EU tariffs, Uber Thu 18 April 2019 07:07
(Sharecast News) - The competition watchdog has called for the Big Four auditors to split their auditing and consulting operations to address "serious" issues in the disgraced accounting sector, but stopped short of calling for a full break-up. Deloitte,
Wednesday newspaper round-up: Asda, Intel, Netflix, Mastercard Wed 17 April 2019 07:30
(Sharecast News) - The global financial system faces an existential threat from climate change and must take urgent steps to reform, the governors of the Bank of England and France's central bank have warned, writing in the Guardian. In an article publish
Canada's Canopy Growth to buy Acreage for $3.4bn Thu 18 April 2019 15:45
(Sharecast News) - Canadian cannabis company Canopy Growth has agreed to buy US-based Acreage for $3.4bn when the production and sale of cannabis becomes legal in the US.
Debenhams CEO Sergio Bucher steps down Thu 18 April 2019 15:21
(Sharecast News) - Debenhams said on Thursday that chief executive officer Sergio Bucher has decided to leave the company following its refinancing.
Segro to redeem £250m-worth of bonds Thu 18 April 2019 08:32
(Sharecast News) - Segro on Thursday gave notice to the holders of £250m-worth of 5.625% bonds due in 2020 that it will fully redeem all of the loans outstanding on 3 May.
Director dealings: Asos co-founder lowers stake Wed 17 April 2019 16:13
(Sharecast News) - Asos co-founder Nick Robertson disposed of 410,000 ordinary shares in the AIM-listed online retailer on Wednesday as part of an effort to fund his £70m divorce settlement.
Sector movers: Oil services slide, personal goods rise Thu 18 April 2019 14:33
(Sharecast News) - On the last day of trading before the long Easter weekend, investors hunting for golden eggs found two in the personal goods sector, while the oil services sector was stunk out by one rotten egg.
Sector movers: Retailers on the rise Tue 16 April 2019 15:50
(Sharecast News) - London markets were lifted by a real mix of sectors on Tuesday as various European markets notched up fresh six-month highs.
RWS revenues hit record levels Thu 18 April 2019 10:03
(Sharecast News) - Language support service company RWS performed strongly during the first half of its trading year, with record revenues and improved profits.
Topps Tiles buys 80% stake in commercial tile supplier Strata Thu 18 April 2019 09:59
(Sharecast News) - Tile specialist Topps Tiles has bought an 80% stake in Strata, which supplies tiles to the commercial market, in a deal worth £5.3m that is expected to be earnings-accretive in the current year and beyond.