Latest News
19 Feb
London Stock Exchange, markets, traders, trading, City, shares
Director dealings: New ULS Technology CEO makes share purchase

ULS Technology revealed on Thursday that chief executive Jesper With-Fogstrup had acquired 25,000 ordinary shares in the AIM-listed software company.

19 Feb
shopping consumer spending money purse cash inflation sterling pound cpi
Consumer confidence rises but stays gloomy - GfK

UK consumer sentiment strengthened but stayed gloomy with the economy in lockdown and the outlook uncertain, a survey showed.

18 Feb
walmartstore
US close: Stocks finish weaker as jobless claims miss forecasts

Stocks on Wall Street closed in negative territory on Thursday, as the Labor Department's weekly jobless claims report fell short of estimates.

18 Feb
rbs natwest branch interior
Friday preview: Global activity surveys, NatWest in the spotlight

The market spotlight at the end of the week will be on a raft of survey results out of Europe and the US which are expected a slight improvement on this side of the Pond but a dip in activity Stateside.

18 Feb
ep fabrica de ensamblaje del a320 de airbus en tianjin
Europe close: Investor sentiment dampened by latest corporate updates

European shares performed poorly on Thursday as corporate results from aviation heavyweight Airbus dampened investor sentiment.

18 Feb
ep barclays sede logo 20201111141405
London close: Stocks finish weaker as sterling strengthens

London stocks finished Thursday’s session in negative territory as sterling tacked on further gains, with Barclays helping the banking sector remain below the waterline after the release of its full-year results.

18 Feb
coronavirus-l-ue-propose-d-investir-dans-la-production-de-vaccins-pour-faire-face-a-la-penurie
J&J and Novavax Covid-19 vaccines still very much needed, Gates says

There is still a need for the Covid-19 vaccines developed by Johnson&Johnson and Novavax, even if some of their potency is lost on the new novel coronavirus strain detected in South Africa, Bill Gates said.

18 Feb
ashtead aplant
Broker tips: Berkeley, Marlowe, Ashtead

UBS lifted its price target on housebuilder Berkeley to 6,037. 0p from 5,882. 0p on Thursday and reiterated its 'buy’ rating as it highlighted upside of more than 7,000. 0p.

18 Feb
coins currency investment insurance business finance company
Greatland Gold applies for new licence in Western Australia

Precious and base metals exploration and development company Greatland Gold has lodged an application for a new exploration licence in the Paterson region of Western Australia, it announced on Thursday.

18 Feb
edgar test 10
Oriole Resources makes progress with Cameroon licence package

West Africa-focussed exploration company Oriole Resources updated the market on its 90%-owned district-scale licence package in central Cameroon on Thursday.

18 Feb
meeting, takeover, talks, bid, merger, acquisition, board
Apollo Global taps former SEC chief for CEO spot

Private equity firm Apollo Global Management has hired former Securities and Exchange Commission head Jay Clayton as part of an effort to reform the group's image following the departure of chief executive Leon Black in the wake of a probe into his ties to convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.

18 Feb
moneysupermarket
FTSE 250 movers: Moneysupermarket gains after results; Grainger falls

London’s FTSE 250 was down 1% at 20,944. 07 in afternoon trade on Thursday.

18 Feb
wall street
US open: Stocks head south following weekly jobless claims report

Wall Street stocks were firmly in the red after the opening bell on Thursday as the Labor Department's weekly jobless claims report fell short of estimates.

18 Feb
coins currency investment insurance business finance company
Agronomics puts another EUR 2m into lab-grown meat firm Meatable

Alternative protein and cultivated meat company Agronomics has invested a further €2m (£1. 73m) in existing investee company Meatable, it announced on Thursday, for 1,197 preferred shares.

18 Feb
edgar test 10
Cora Gold gets another nine years on Farassaba III permit

West Africa-focussed Cora Gold said on Thursday that the Farassaba III permit has been re-awarded for a new nine-year term.

18 Feb
barclays-transfere-a-paris-des-postes-dans-les-derives
FTSE 100 movers: Banks retreat after Barclays results; miners rally

London’s FTSE 100 was down 1. 2% at 6,628. 37 in afternoon trade on Thursday.

18 Feb
1559140655 house
US housing starts slump in January, miss forecasts

Homebuilders in the US broke ground on fewer homes than expected in January.

18 Feb
la-fed-fixe-les-besoins-de-fonds-propres-supplementaires-pour-les-grandes-banques-americaines
US import prices jump past forecasts in January

Import prices jumped past forecasts at the start of 2021, led by rising energy prices.

18 Feb
la-fed-fixe-les-besoins-de-fonds-propres-supplementaires-pour-les-grandes-banques-americaines
Philly Fed index stays above forecasts in February

Manufacturing activity in the US mid-Atlantic region continued to grow at a brisk pace in February, the results of a closely-watched survey revealed.

18 Feb
la-fed-fixe-les-besoins-de-fonds-propres-supplementaires-pour-les-grandes-banques-americaines
Weekly US jobless claims jump past forecasts

Weekly jobless claims data in the US covering the latest week came in well ahead of economists' forecasts.

News Source: © 2021 Web Financial Group (UK) Limited. All rights reserved and terms of use apply.

Important Legal Notice about News Sources: Pilling and Co Stockbrokers Ltd. is not responsible for the content or accuracy of third party news and we may not share the views of the author or publisher. We provide third party news for your convenience and information only and make no representation or endorsement whatsoever and hereby exclude all liability for any loss or damage that may be incurred by you as a result of your access or use. Please note that third party content may be subject to terms and conditions imposed by the third party owner of that content.

 

Important Legal Notice about News Sources

Pilling and Co Stockbrokers Ltd. is not responsible for the content or accuracy of third party news articles and we may not share the views of the author or publisher.

We provide third party news for your convenience and information only and make no representation or endorsement whatsoever and hereby exclude all liability for any loss or damage that may be incurred by you as a result of your access or use. Please note that third party content may be subject to terms and conditions imposed by the third party owner of that content.