Equities

June 2019 Articles

Top 5 most valuable start-ups
Top 5 most valuable start-ups
It was the year of America’s 200th birthday, of a scorching heat wave in the UK followed by a huge [...]
June 13, 2019
Can Amazon really be a climate change champion?
Can Amazon really be a climate change champion?
Amazon is not a company normally associated with meaningful strides towards a low carbon future. Although e-commerce is typically better [...]
June 12, 2019
FTSE hits five-week high on Trump tariff reprieve
FTSE hits five-week high on Trump tariff reprieve
The FTSE 100 hit a five-week high this morning as the easing of global trade fears and a falling pound [...]
June 10, 2019
Softbank earns $11bn for selling some of its huge Alibaba stake
Softbank earns $11bn for selling some of its huge Alibaba stake
Japan’s Softbank will book a pre-tax profit of $11.1bn (£8.75bn) for selling part of its stake in Chinese ecommerce giant [...]
June 4, 2019
Retail Sales Worst for 24 Years
Retail Sales Worst for 24 Years
Retail sales have taken a dramatic tumble in May, as already challenging retail conditions are set against a background of [...]
June 4, 2019
Shares fall in Google parent Alphabet as Justice Department probe looms
Shares fall in Google parent Alphabet as Justice Department probe looms
Shares in Google parent Alphabet took a beating this afternoon after reports that the company is about to be hit [...]
June 3, 2019
Easyjet and Marks and Spencer candidates for relegation in FTSE reshuffle
Easyjet and Marks and Spencer candidates for relegation in FTSE reshuffle
Easyjet looks set to be the next company to fall out of the FTSE 100, with several others, including Marks [...]
June 2, 2019