Friday, 28 November 2014

London Stock Exchange

  • India's Two-Speed Economy

    15:37 | 28/11/14
    Bloomberg View
    India's growth rate has been strikingly uneven over the last decade, plunging from over 9 percent in the boom years between 2004 and 2007 to below 5 percent between 2012 and 2014. more»
LSE Top 10 by Value Traded
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
IBGXISHARES II PLC131.1560,62312945.8699.00%
BGBG Group986.7011,030,59862.805.98%
RDSBroyal dutch shell `b`shs2,2664,437,2201014.27%
BPBp - British Petroleum Plc426.2033,365,39611.702.67%
UBMUnited Business Media plc ord468.103,292,242109.9019.01%
RDSAroyal dutch shell `a`shs2,1793,934,460853.73%
BLTBilliton1,5678,224,487392.40%
TLWTullow Oil464.908,616,18136.107.21%
EZJEasyjet1,6333,076,721885.70%
AMFWAMEC FOSTER WHEELER PLC995.003,775,75764.006.04%
Latest News
  • Starwood Hotels Debuts Sheraton Wuhan Hankou Hotel in Wuhan, China

    14:07 | 28/11/14
    Stockhouse
    28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced the opening of Sheraton Wuhan Hankou Hotel, owned by China Oceanwide Construction Group Co Ltd. This opening marks the debut of the Sheraton brand in Wuhan ... more»
  • Horrible Bosses 2

    13:10 | 28/11/14
    Daily Press
    Nick, Kurt and Dale (Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis and Charlie Day) are back in business. In fact, they start their own business. But an evil investor causes problems and leads to an ill-advised scheme to straighten things out. more»
  • Food, friendship part of Lafayette Thanksgiving event

    12:48 | 28/11/14
    The Advocate
    Advocate Photo by LEE CELANO - Volunteer Bob Holbrook prepares to de-bone a turkey at Bailey's Restaurant, during a complimentary Thanksgiving dinner for community members in Lafayette Thursday Nov. 27, 2014. more»
  • Excel India Fund Poised To Outperform as Indian Equities Head Higher

    12:37 | 28/11/14
    MarketWatch
    Excel Funds Management Inc. ("Excel Funds") is pleased to announce that the Excel India Fund is expected to maintain its industry leading performance as the Indian equity market climbs higher. Established in 1998, the Excel India Fund is currently the ... more»
  • 'E-comm companies far superior to Dotcom ones'

    12:26 | 28/11/14
    Economic Times
    In TMT, it is partly convergence, and in financial services, the need to raise capital for regulatory purpose is driving divestment activity. more»
  • Firefighters respond to oven fire while cooking their own Thanksgiving meal

    11:52 | 28/11/14
    Live 5 News
    WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - Some Charleston firefighters had to stop cooking their own Thanksgiving meal to respond to an oven fire at a West Ashley home Thursday afternoon. The fire on Ponce De Leon Avenue was quickly extinguished. The men of ... more»
  • Families feed Lackland trainees in Operation Home Cooking

    11:07 | 28/11/14
    WOAI
    "It was amazing walking in and Israel opened up his home to us and everyone has been so inviting and friendly," said Airman Basic Ashley Adkins. She and Angelica Figueroa are far from home this Thanksgiving, but the Adame home is the next best thing. more»
  • Decline In Oil Prices: Investment Observations

    10:45 | 28/11/14
    ValueWalk
    Born in Pakistan and educated in Canada, Jawad managed $250 million in proprietary funds before turning his attention to his real passion: writing about the macro themes that should be on every investor's mind, and constructing a theme-based global ... more»
  • Gildan workers in Haiti, Honduras complain of harassment, pay too meagre to ...

    10:22 | 28/11/14
    The Globe and Mail
    As a young company, Gildan benefited from being in Canada, receiving government subsidies, and, when it hit a rough patch during the '90s, even borrowing from Quebec's labour-sponsored fund, the Fonds de solidarité FTQ, which invested $3.5 million in ... more»
  • Northampton Chamber of Commerce hires shovelers in time for storm

    09:26 | 28/11/14
    MassLive.com
    The chamber, with the help of $10,00 in pledges from Baystate Health Outpatient Center, Florence Savings Bank, the Northampton Cooperative Bank and Smith College, has promised to undertake that task from now on. Coming on the eve of Thanksgiving, ... more»
  • Property developer Vincent Tchenguiz sues for £2bn in wake of SFO inquiry

    09:26 | 28/11/14
    The Guardian
    Tchenguiz also brought the claim on behalf of Consensus Business Group, which advises his family trust, Tchenguiz Family Trust. Tchenguiz said: “It is clear to me that the Serious Fraud Office was deliberately manipulated into investigating me by ... more»
  • Pressure Grows for Rajan to Follow China Rate Cut as India Slows

    09:13 | 28/11/14
    Bloomberg
    The rate cut would signal a divergence among the biggest emerging markets, with India and China easing policy to boost growth as Russia and Brazil raise rates to fight inflation. Rajan has kept one of Asia's highest interest rates unchanged ... Jaitley ... more»
  • LUKOIL (LUKOY) Q3 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (LUKOY)

    08:52 | 28/11/14
    Seeking Alpha
    And in the third quarter, despite the depreciation of prices significantly by 7%, you can see that our lifting costs have reduced by over 2%. more»
  • The good, the bad and the ugly of emerging market debt

    08:41 | 28/11/14
    Financial Times
    In India and Indonesia, political reform has endeared them to debt investors, says Mark Baker, director of emerging markets fixed-income investment at Standard Life Investments, in spite of a lack of stellar growth. “The fundamentals are not much ... more»
  • Ferguson gives thanks after a quiet night

    07:56 | 28/11/14
    WDAM-TV
    Associated Press. FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - Protesters in Ferguson pressed pause Thursday to observe the Thanksgiving holiday, decorating boarded-up storefronts and gathering for church services and turkey giveaways in marked contrast to the previous days ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,442140.25%
COMP4,787290.61%
DJI17,828130.07%
SP5002,07360.28%
DAX9,975590.60%
FTSE6,72360.09%
NI22517,2491350.78%
TWI78.340.080.11%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2460.0000.02%
NZDUSD0.78470.00100.13%
AUDUSD0.85100.00010.01%
NZDAUD0.92190.00060.07%