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A former SJ Berwin private equity partner has today made a £23m paper fortune after the asset management consultancy he

December 12, 2019
European stocks creep higher ahead of General Election

European shares edged higher this morning as investors await the result of a momentous British election, as well as the

December 12, 2019
SAUDI-ECONOMY-MISK-ARAMCO

Saudi Aramco shares opened 10 per cent higher in the second session of trading today, sending the state-owned oil company’s

December 12, 2019
Sterling rises as traders nervously await General Election

Sterling has risen against the dollar ahead of tomorrow’s General Election, recovering the ground it lost yesterday after a closely-watched

December 11, 2019
Saudi Aramco is the world's most valuable company

Saudi Aramco’s shares jumped 10 per cent today, as the kingdom’s state-run oil company started life as a public company

December 11, 2019
ftse 100

The FTSE 100 has risen this morning after the pound suffered a shock as Yougov’s final poll of the General

December 11, 2019

The famous (or infamous) cliché ‘Buy the rumour, sell the fact’ is commonly used in the financial markets. But it

December 10, 2019

Political parties have not been able to agree on much this election. Whether it is Brexit or how the economy

December 10, 2019
Exxon victorious in New York climate fraud case

A judge has today ruled that Exxon Mobil did not mislead its investors on climate change, in a case brought

December 10, 2019
London Stock Exchange launches consultation on shorter trading hours

The London Stock Exchange (LSE) has launched a consultation on shortening its trading hours following calls by industry bodies who

December 10, 2019

The election represents another ‘key risk’ moment for UK assets. Depending on the result, some parts of the UK stock

December 10, 2019

General elections can have a profound long-term effect on the economy and people’s lives. The impact of elections on the

December 10, 2019