Oil prices soared Thursday on tensions surrounding key producer Russia, as equities diverged with traders also tracking interest rate decisions and China’s pledge to support volatile markets. The price of benchmark oil
European stock markets climbed at the open Thursday, with investors widely expecting the Bank of England to announce a third straight interest rate rise to combat decades-high UK inflation. London’s benchmark FTSE
By Roland Jackson Britain’s NatWest bank said Friday that it surged back into annual profit last year as the economy recovered from Covid, and forecast it stands to gain from rising interest
Stock markets retreated on Friday at the end of a highly volatile week rocked by twists and turns in the Ukraine crisis and concerns about interest rate hikes. Asia’s main equity markets closed
By Lukman Otunuga, Senior Research Analyst at FXTM After blockbuster US inflation numbers and the ECB avoiding taper talk, stock markets hit all-time highs in the US with large cap growth stocks
By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist at FXTM Equity markets have had a remarkable rally in November with three promising coronavirus vaccines due to see the light. US equities reached new highs
Bitcoin’s return on investment (ROI) over the last five years was 70.16 times higher than the average of five major indices, according to data gathered by Buyshares.co.uk, based on the average ROI for
Coronavirus is the number one threat to financial markets currently – but most investors should avoid knee-jerk reactions, according to the CEO of one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory organisations.