Stocks

A Picture Worth a Thousand Words

Nikita Malik | Posted 02.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Nikita Malik

Would you rather have a stock certificate or a piece of art decorate your wall? Given the exponential evolution of the art market in today's economic environment, they may very well yield similar returns.

Traders Lose $440m In 45 Minutes Due To 'Computer Glitch'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.08.2012 | UK Tech

A trading firm has lost $440m in under an hour after a software problem. That's $10m a minute. Knight Capital Group said that the problem on Wed...

Trading - The Facts!

Zaheer Anwari | Posted 19.09.2012 | UK
Zaheer Anwari

With the current economical climate in the dire situation that it is in, people are increasingly looking into other avenues to generate an income. This may be to supplement a salary that one is earning which usually barely allows ends to meet, or for the more inventive and entrepreneurial amongst us, to find ways to totally beat the rat race.

'I Don't Have to Prove Anything to Anybody' - Alessio Rastani

Ben Wakeling | Posted 30.06.2012 | UK
Ben Wakeling

First things first, I ask Alessio Rastani. In light of the latest economic news, and bearing in mind what you said on the BBC last year about going to bed every night dreaming of another recession, how are you feeling?

Why the Stock Market Will Drop 60% in the Next Decade

Endeavour Press | Posted 06.06.2012 | UK
Endeavour Press

In recent years, the great economies of the world have been rocked by crises the likes of which have not occurred for generations. The severity of these events was matched by their unexpectedness.

From Insanely Great To Insanely Doomed - Why Apple Will Crash Without Steve Jobs

Endeavour Press | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK Tech
Endeavour Press

Apple is critically dependent on its products being perceived as the coolest, best-designed, most innovative on the market. But it is very hard to be cool when you are the biggest company in the world.

Why the Stock Exchange Might Not Matter to You

Andy Pemberton | Posted 14.01.2012 | UK
Andy Pemberton

Around January this year experts on Wall Street and the City of London were convinced that the stockmarket was going to go boom.

European Markets Rally As Eurozone Plan Boosts Confidence

Huffington Post UK | Peter Guest | Posted 27.12.2011 | UK

Europe’s main stock indices fought back strongly on Thursday as markets gave a vote of confidence to eurozone leaders’ “grand plan”. At clo...

FTSE 100 Up By 1% After Day Of Turmoil

PA | Posted 22.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Shell-shocked investors have been given some respite after the City's worst trading session in nearly three years. An uneasy c...

City Braced For More Market Turmoil

PA | Posted 22.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- London's leading shares index is braced for another rocky day after panic over the state of the global economy triggered its bigg...

Strong End To Trading After Torrid Week On The Markets

PA | Posted 12.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A strong finish to trading in London and New York has capped the end of a turbulent week for the world's stock markets. New Yo...

Rob M. Smith

Chancellor Warns MPs Of Extreme Risks To Global Economy

HuffingtonPost.com | Rob M. Smith | Posted 11.10.2011 | UK

George Osborne warned on Thursday that Britain faced the most dangerous economic times since the 2008 global financial crisis, and warned that the rec...

Stocks Suffer In US And Europe As Investors Get Jitters

Press Association | Press Association | Posted 10.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Stock markets in Europe and the US have tumbled again, a day after a Federal Reserve pledge to keep extremely low interest rates ...

FTSE Closes Up After Volatile Day Of Trading

Huffington Post UK | Rob Smith | Posted 09.10.2011 | UK

The FTSE 100 share index has ended the day up by 1.9% after a volatile day of trading across Europe. Dramatic dips in early trading sent the FTSE b...