Wednesday will bring with it the week's main event, Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell's testimony before the U. S. House of Representatives Financial Services committee.
Wall Street's leading indices concluded Tuesday's trading session with losses following a long holiday weekend, as investors kept a cautious stance ahead of Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's upcoming Congressional testimony.
Miners dragged on London's main market indices on Tuesday after the People's Bank of China delivered smaller-than-expected interest rate cuts.
London’s stocks closed in negative territory on Tuesday, as investors weighed the implications of the latest policy announcement from China, along with newly released UK grocery price data.
Stocks on the Continent finished lower as investors pondered the potential for further interest rate hikes, both in the euro area and in the States.
Stocks on the Continent were holding slightly lower, as investors pondered the potential for further interest rate hikes, both in the euro area and in the States.
Wall Street got off to a weak start as investors took some money off the table ahead of a keenly awaited speech from Federal Reserve chairman, Jerome Powell, scheduled for the next day.
New home construction easily outpaced economists' forecasts for last month, but some economists were wary.
Airtel Africa said that the Nigerian central bank's decision to unify all segments of the country's foreign exchange market was expected to bolster dollar liquidity and engender a more stable market.
Online supermarket Ocado was under the cosh on Tuesday after JPMorgan Cazenove cut its price target on the shares to 400p from 450p and placed the stock on ‘negative catalyst watch’ into first-half results.
Cigarette giant British American Tobacco was on the list of buys on Tuesday, after a non-executive director spent more than £40k on shares.
London’s FTSE 250 was down 0. 5% at 18,765. 26 in afternoon trade on Tuesday.
Celsius Resources announced its plans to explore the Botilao Porphyry Copper-Gold Prospect on Tuesday - a secondary tenement located adjacent to the MCB project - through its Philippine subsidiary Makilala Mining Company (MMCI).
EKF Diagnostics announced the successful completion of factory acceptance testing for its life sciences division's latest addition on Tuesday - a 14,500-litre enzyme fermenter.
London’s FTSE 100 was flat at 7,585. 56 in afternoon trade on Tuesday.
Intellectual property investor and developer Tekcapital announced on Tuesday that its investee Innovative Eyewear had entered into an agreement with Authentic Brands Group to license sports brand Reebok for smart eyewear.
Leisure and entertainment technology specialist Accesso announced the acquisition of ticketing and visitor management platform VGS on Tuesday,.
Driver monitoring technology specialist Seeing Machines announced a collaboration with Swedish start-up Devant on Tuesday.
PetroTal said in an update on Tuesday that the Indigenous Association for Development and Conservation of Bajo Puinahua (AIDECOBAP) had removed the river blockade on 10 June, thus allowing the resumption of its operations.
Africa-focussed explorer and developer Atlantic Lithium released initial assay results for its ongoing resource and exploration drilling program at the Ewoyaa Lithium Project in Ghana on Tuesday.
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