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Stock markets globally gained yesterday as Democratic nominee Joe Biden neared victory in the US presidential election. Overnight, Asian markets were firmer, with the Japanese Nikkei and Hong Kong’s...
European Markets Slip On Further COVID Restrictions
October 21, 2020
The FTSE has opened down 1% as the UK government announced further stricter regional lockdown measures, this time in the Greater Manchester area from tomorrow.
Goldman Sachs At Its Most Profitable In A Decade
October 15, 2020
Another round of third-quarter bank earnings landed yesterday, including Bank of America and Wells Fargo, but it was Goldman Sachs that stole the show. The firm’s $3.6bn profit for the quarter, was...
HSBC, Deutsche Bank Lead Bank Stock Sell-Off Following Money Laundering Allegations, Potential China Blacklist
September 21, 2020
HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE: HSBC) shares dropped more than 6% on Mondayfollowing reportsthe bank was involved in large-scale ...
Markets Under Pressure Amid COVID Resurgence
September 21, 2020
European markets are in the red this morning as an increased COVID infection rate across the continent threatens a return to restrictive lockdown measures. The FTSE and Dax are both down just under 3%...
HSBC Plunges And Virus Woes
September 21, 2020
What FinCen Files Leak Is All About
September 20, 2020
Scrutiny of leaked Suspicious Activity Reports (SARs) filed with the United States Department of Treasury revealed that many financial ...
An Unexpected Systemic Crisis Is For Sure
August 13, 2020
Downturns in bank credit expansion always lead to systemic problems. We are on the edge of such a downturn, which thanks to everyone’s focus on the coronavirus, is unexpected.
UK Falls Into Recession For The First Time Since 2009
August 12, 2020
It was no secret that when the UK’s GDP figures came out this morning they would confirm a recession – defined as two consecutive quarters of economic decline – the question was by how much.
HSBC Profit Slumps 65% In 2020 First Half, As COVID-19 Pandemic, US-China Tensions Take Toll
August 03, 2020
HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE: HSBC) missed analyst expectations in the financial results for the first half of this financial year. H1 ...
A fairly flat European open this morning after more gains yesterday. Investors continued to ignore widespread civil unrest in the US on Wednesday and escalating US-China tensions, with stocks soaring...
Shell Cuts Dividend For First Time Since WWII
April 30, 2020
European markets have had a more muted open after yesterday’s rally as earnings reports came up short. Royal Dutch Shell has slashed its dividend for the first time since the Second World War. It is...
Stocks Tumble As Data Reveals Worsening Coronavirus Impact
April 01, 2020
Markets have started the quarter on the back foot after more worrying data from Asia overnight showed the impact of coronavirus on manufacturing. Unlike China’s modest gain a day before, numbers came...
7 Fintech Companies Making Waves In 2019
September 09, 2019
Every year, Benzinga showcases the most innovative and forward-looking companies shaping the fintech industry. In preparation for the ...
HSBC Leverages Voltron Trade Finance Platform To Further Joint BNP Paribas, Standard Chartered Blockchain Efforts
September 04, 2019
HSBC completed its first yuan-denominated blockchain letter of credit transaction, according to a Sept. 2 Reuters report, taking a step ...
Need A Robo-Advisor? Bambu Can Build You One
July 25, 2019
In 2016, Ned Phillips, along with Aki Ranin and Luke Janssen, founded Bambu to address robo-advising in a new way. The fintech CEO ...
Big U.K. Banks to Face Tougher 2017 Stress Test Scenarios
March 28, 2017
This will be the first time that major U.K. banks will be tested under “exploratory scenario.” The BoE’s primary aim to conduct this test is to scrutinize banks’ strategic responses to a more...
September 21, 2016
Domestic banks like the idea of a Fed rate hike but European banks still look terrible. That is a big drag on European stocks in general.
July 20, 2016
The Dow Industrial Average is on a 9-day winning streak; its longest winning streak since March 2013. A 9-day winning streak for the Dow has only happened 7 times since 1980.
Investors can gain from European banks’ pain
July 14, 2016
The sentiment on European bank shares has hit a low, enabling investors to buy them at steep discounts, says Michael Brush.
Is The Short Squeeze Over? Global Rally Fizzles, Futures Lower
February 23, 2016
With most global market rolling over and with US equity futures unable to find their solid early morning footing, it may finally be time to cash out of the bear market rally which so many predicted....
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Top Trading Tips For The FTSE 100 Index This Week
October 13, 2015
The FTSE 100 index represents the top UK companies, but not all of them are performing optimally – Glencore PLC is a case in point. The FTSE 100 index is currently trading at 6,371.18, with over 552.53...
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The End Of Summer - Financial Review
September 21, 2015
The Federal Reserve reports businesses racked up new debt at an annual rate of 8.3% in the second quarter. That was the fastest growth since the first quarter of 2008 and was driven mostly by corporate...
Foreign Banks Stock Outlook - June 2015
June 17, 2015
The global economy proved its resilience once again in recent months after a cruel start to the year.
LONDON, June 10 (Reuters) - Standard Chartered's new chief executive Bill Winters wants the Asia-focused bank needed to strengthen its finances, simplify and restructure to achieve better returns, he...
LONDON, June 10 (Reuters) - Standard Chartered's new chief executive Bill Winters said the Asia-focused bank needs to strengthen its financial position, simplify and restructure to achieve better...
PRETORIA, June 8 (Reuters) - South Africa's competition watchdog may impose some of its highest fines after its investigation on the suspected currency-rigging global and local banks, its head said on...
MIDEAST STOCKS - Factors to watch - June 4
June 03, 2015
DUBAI, June 4 (Reuters) - Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Thursday. Reuters has not verified the press reports and does not vouch for their accuracy.
ST. LOUIS/WASHINGTON, June 3 (Reuters) - The disclosure that some of the world's largest banks had been used as a conduit for bribes allegedly paid to soccer officials has prompted the banks to...
New StanChart boss faces cash call, dividend squeeze
May 31, 2015
LONDON, June 1 (Reuters) - Standard Chartered's incoming Chief Executive Bill Winters is expected to raise capital and cut the bank's dividend later this year, potentially forced to act by a tough...