US markets

Sterling breezed past the all-important $1.30 mark in afternoon trading in London after a Bank of England policymaker [...]

14 July 2017
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The number of new jobs created in the US smashed analyst expectations in June, figures published today showed. [...]

7 July 2017
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In March 2000, a US financial magazine listed Amazon among 207 unprofitable listed internet businesses, most of [...]

4 July 2017
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Despite the many economic and geopolitical risks in the world today, volatility in asset markets has been remarkably [...]

14 June 2017
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US employers created 138,000 new jobs last month, way below economists' expectations.  [...]

2 June 2017
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Jared Kushner, the son-in-law and senior adviser to US President Donald Trump, is under pressure after US media [...]

27 May 2017
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European markets followed their American counterparts lower this morning as the fallout from political turmoil [...]

18 May 2017
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The pound rose to session highs after official figures showed US unemployment had fallen to its lowest since [...]

5 May 2017
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As the current bull market ages and valuations no longer look cheap, investors are naturally starting to wonder [...]

18 April 2017
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If the fund managers we spoke to in our recent article “has the value ship sailed” are right, and the rally [...]

6 April 2017
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Donald Trump suffered the first major defeat of his Presidency last night after his Republican party failed to [...]

25 March 2017
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A lot can happen in a tax year. For Brits looking to use their Isa allowance to invest in stocks and shares before [...]

22 March 2017
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New job openings in the US were even stronger last month, hitting 235,000 - up from the surprisingly high 227,000 [...]

10 March 2017
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The US has confirmed GDP growth in the fourth quarter of last year was a disappointing 1.9 per cent - despite [...]

28 February 2017
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The equity rally since Clinton was “Trump-ed” on 8 November has been the biggest for any new president since [...]

23 February 2017
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If you’ve ever felt there was more financial and business news around at this time of year than any other but [...]

21 February 2017
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World stock markets have risen to fresh all-time record highs as investors around the globe anticipate economic [...]

16 February 2017
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The rise in the FTSE 100 since a low last February has been remarkable. The index was up 33% between 11 February [...]

3 February 2017
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While Donald Trump’s presidency is not the only factor that could affect investments in 2017, it is potentially [...]

1 February 2017
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Investors were spooked by politics in 2016 and, despite markets like the FTSE 100 hitting record highs, fund sales [...]

31 January 2017
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Investors around the world have moved into risk-off mode ahead of the inauguration of Donald Trump as US President, [...]

20 January 2017
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Stockmarkets rarely rally in the face of political and economic uncertainty. [...]

19 January 2017
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Warren Buffett, the investment billionaire, has been pretty rude about the aviation sector. As the Sage of Omaha [...]

6 January 2017
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Global stock markets have seen a turbulent year, but surprised many with the resilience shown after the Brexit [...]

22 December 2016
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Most of the US population might be out beating each other to a pulp to get at Black Friday deals - but traders [...]

25 November 2016
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The euro is enjoying a small rally on as the US celebrates Thanksgiving, after it hit its lowest level since [...]

24 November 2016
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The Dow Jones Industrial Average has broken 19,000 points for the first time ever in New York.  [...]

22 November 2016
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US equities moved upwards as the Nasdaq stock exchange hit a fresh all-time record high on intraday trading while [...]

21 November 2016
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As Hillary Clinton prepared to confront a Donald Trump victory this morning, the US markets opened. [...]

9 November 2016

Apple sales are expected to fall sharply and Twitter is planning another round of job cuts. [...]

25 October 2016
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