Markets - Archive

February 2018 articles

An investment firm listed on London's alternative market has invested in the initial coin offering of messaging app Telegram. [...]

21 February
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US equities markets may have been closed on Monday for President’s Day, but that didn’t stop two of Wall Street’s biggest [...]

21 February
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History suggests the stock market is the best way to grow wealth over the long term, easily outpacing interest rates on cash. [...]

21 February
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The market was spooked by the recent rise in bond yields as data implied that US interest rates could rise at a faster pace than [...]

21 February
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A startup using artificial intelligence to track employees and improve their productivity has raised fresh cash from top investors, [...]

21 February
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An investment adviser has warned against investing in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies amid growing interest spurred by recent [...]

21 February
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The 500 most successful startups created in the UK over the past six years have grown at an annual rate of 30 per cent a year, [...]

21 February
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The Venezuelan government has launched its new cryptocurrency, the petro, as the country struggles amid US sanctions and soaring [...]

20 February
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Augmentum Fintech, a Rothschild-backed fund investing in financial technology, today announced it will try to raise £100m in [...]

20 February
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An important part of income investing is receiving dividends. A dividend is the portion of a company’s profits that is returned [...]

20 February
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As sales pitches go, it’s an unconventional one. In fact it’s more warning than advert, but you can’t argue with the logic [...]

20 February
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Those looking for an income from the stock market often turn to Equity Income funds. They provide a portfolio of dividend-producing [...]

20 February
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Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it, as philosopher George Santayana famously wrote. What’s happening [...]

20 February
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‘Past performance is not a guide to the future’ is such a ubiquitous phrase in investment literature that it’s easy to [...]

20 February
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As Europe's leaders prepared to choose a new vice president for the continent’s central bank, the campaign for the appointment [...]

20 February
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