Thursday, 28 August 2014

London Stock Exchange

LSE Top 10 by Value Traded
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
SONSONY CORPORATION18.835,000,0001937.8799.04%
TYTTOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION5,9981,153,2001,67538.73%
ASCAsseenonscreen Ord2,6594,861,77931113.26%
LLD8LLOYDS BANKING GROUP PLC ADS EACH REPR 1102.3833,870,00023.8830.41%
80MPBAA FUNDING SUB-CLS`A-11` IDX BDS151.9822,000,00013.599.82%
MONIMarconi47.7532,967,9365.7113.58%
49WAGRANITE MASTER ISSUER CLS`M3`FLTG RATE97.637,000,00024.5333.55%
GSKGlaxosmithkline Plc1,4639,047,575161.07%
33ERCENTRICA PLC MUNICIPAL IDX LKD NTS124.3826,500,0004.083.39%
FOXTFOXTONS GROUP PLC264.003,468,96430.3010.30%
Latest News
  • Football Zing!s

    05:03 | 28/8/14
    Tallahassee Democrat (blog)
    However her timing is perfect. Way to go Jennifer. Vote for Charlie. Hurricane off the West Coast. Hurricane off the East Coast. more»
  • CRISTOBAL heads Out to Sea / Invest 98 in GOM / Disturbance approaches ...

    05:03 | 28/8/14
    Wunderground.com (blog)
    CRISTOBAL is located about 360NM SE of Cape Hatteras moving North at around 11Kts. The storm remains a minimal hurricane with sustained surface winds around 65Kts. more»
  • GSK's Promacta Gets Supplemental Approval From FDA

    03:53 | 28/8/14
    Bidness ETC
    GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has attained a Supplemental New Drug Approval (SNDA) from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today for its drug Promacta. more»
  • Review: Bar Takito

    03:45 | 28/8/14
    RedEye Chicago
    More ambitious drinkers will appreciate the Pisco Olivo ($11), a pisco-based cocktail that's made with muddled grapefruit, honey syrup, ginger liqueur, velvet falernum (a tiki drink staple) and finished with a barely perceptible spray of olive oil that ... more»
  • Time Warner to Reduce Workforce; over 500 Offered Buyouts

    03:33 | 28/8/14
    Zacks.com
    According to media reports, Time Warner Inc. (TWX - Analyst Report) will be offering buyouts to roughly 500 to 600 of its employees at the Turner Broadcasting Division over the next couple of months. more»
  • Bruce Lee vs. Korea's Chaebol

    03:22 | 28/8/14
    Bloomberg
    The former head of Allianz SE's South Korean asset-management unit said he plans to raise $500 million for a new activist fund aimed at taking on the dynasties that rule Korea Inc. Zebra Investment ... While it managed to pressure the Taekwang Group to ... more»
  • Here's What 'Business Class' Is Like on Europe's Ultra-Cheap Budget Airline

    03:22 | 28/8/14
    TIME
    Ryanair Launches Business Plus Business Class Service A passenger passes self-service check-in machines Ryanair Holdings Plc at Stansted Airport in London, U.K. more»
  • RadioShack lifeline in sight as cash dwindles

    03:22 | 28/8/14
    Chicago Tribune
    Standard General, the hedge fund that's orchestrating a rescue for American Apparel Inc., is in talks with RadioShack about ways to raise cash that would allow the electronics retailer to stave off a bankruptcy filing, according to two people with knowledge of ... more»
  • Aug. 27 2014 11:07 AM

    03:11 | 28/8/14
    Slate Magazine
    In our own country, where access to computers is nearly universal, we still need to develop the powers of our own minds—and sometimes that means turning off the machines. This story was produced by the Hechinger Report, a nonprofit, nonpartisan ... more»
  • Is Snapchat really worth $10 billion?

    03:11 | 28/8/14
    CBS News
    Snapchat raised eyebrows last year when the instant messaging service spurned a $3 billion acquisition offer from Facebook (FB). That now looks like a sound business decision. more»
  • AAA Carolinas: Expect more drivers on the road this Labor Day weekend

    03:11 | 28/8/14
    Shelby Star
    A recovering economy and falling gas prices are contributing to an increase in Labor Day holiday travel for the second straight year for North Carolinians, making it the highest number of travelers in six years, according to AAA Carolinas. more»
  • For Every Education Level, Real Wages Have Gone Down This Year So Far

    03:00 | 28/8/14
    Businessweek
    Real hourly wages declined for almost for almost every segment of the U.S. workforce in the first half of 2014, according to a briefing paper released Wednesday morning by the Economic Policy Institute, a liberal think tank. more»
  • After Spring Selloff, Biotech Stocks Are Booming Again

    02:48 | 28/8/14
    Wall Street Journal (blog)
    This spring, biotech stocks collapsed. The Nasdaq Biotechnology Index tumbled 22% in about six weeks, inflicting huge losses on hedge funds and other investors, including holders of a popular exchange-traded fund known for its ticker “IBB,” the iShares ... more»
  • Tiffany lifts guidance as sales sparkle

    02:48 | 28/8/14
    Financial Times
    Tiffany & Co has raised its profit forecast for the second time in less than six months, after sparkling second-quarter sales in the Americas and Asia Pacific boosted the US luxury jeweller's earnings by 16 per cent. more»
  • Recipe: Cucumber-Yogurt Soup

    02:37 | 28/8/14
    The Epoch Times
    Ideal for both parties or solo servings, it takes almost no effort to whip up, and will keep in the fridge for at least three days, gaining a more complex and harmoniously melded flavor in time. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,237380.73%
COMP4,57010.02%
DJI17,116100.06%
SP5001,99910.05%
DAX9,570180.19%
FTSE6,83180.12%
NI22515,535140.09%
TWI78.870.010.02%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.3200.0030.21%
NZDUSD0.83770.00420.50%
AUDUSD0.93360.00210.23%
NZDAUD0.89670.00180.20%