New research has shown that one in five high street estate agents are at risk of going out of business. The accountancy firm Moore Stephens has said that nearly 5,000 estate agents are showing signs of “financial distress” and are struggling...
A data glitch reset stock prices of top tech companies including Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN). Tuesday morning saw the stock prices of these top companies to be $123.47 on Bloomberg, Reuters and Google Finance data. The problem lay...
A long-awaited programme opening Chinese markets up to foreign investors was launched on Monday, initiating a capital inflow of up to $250 billion. The Bond Connect programme is a bond-trading link between Hong Kong and China, allowing foreign investors to pump...
The pound fell further against the euro on Wednesday morning, as the markets interpreted a speech by European Central Bank President Mario Draghi. Sterling hit a seven-month low against the euro in the wake of Draghi's speech, which sent the euro...
The price of gold moved up slightly on Wednesday, partially reversing falls seen earlier in the weak as demand in the gold market remains weak. Subdued demand of precious metals from jewellers, industries and retailers dented sentiment, with gold trading...