Working hard to undo Tuesday's big tech slump, a positive start for Eurozone equities was turbocharged by a bright Dow Jones open, which allayed fears that vaccine delays might weigh on short-term investor sentiment. Indeed, after falling to around 27,500...
Before falling back by some 7% last week, 'the S&P 5' US tech giants were up by some 120% for the year-to-date. Unfortunately for big tech backers, last week's reality check only continued on Tuesday, as US indexes awoke...
Since the end of the lockdown and the gradual opening of the high street, retail sales have beaten forecasts for June. Official figures released from the Office for National Statistics (ONS)on Thursday revealed that goods sold last month surged by an...
According to the property website Rightmove, the housing market has seen a mini-boom as restrictions eased after lockdown and July's stamp duty cut. In the five days after the tax cut announced by Rishi Sunak, the number of property sales in...
Nationwide has said that UK house prices are rising at the slowest annual pace in over five years. Britain’s biggest building society said on Thursday that average property value increased by 1.6% in October, the lowest growth rate since May 2013 and down from...