Shares

Apple shares climb as services sector grows 161% in 5 years

A new report from Buy Shares has revealed that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) enjoyed a 161.63% growth in its services sector between Q3 2015 and...
joules

Joules maintains pace of recovery

Fashion brand Joules (LON: JOUL) fell into loss last year and it should bounce back this year. The improvement is being enhanced by continued...

Castillo Copper races to a premium

Mining companies quoted in Australia and Toronto are seeing the London market as an attractive source of funds and seeking a dual quotation. The...

ITV cancels its dividend as earnings half and ad revenue takes...

FTSE 100 listed British media company ITV (LON:ITV) announced it would cancel its dividend with first half trading being adversely affected by the coronavirus...

Crowdfunding

Octopus Renewables continues buy-ups with £53m spend on 14 solar assets

On Friday Octopus Renewables Infrastructure Trust (LON:ORIT) announced that it had signed a Share Purchase Agreement acquire a 100% interest in a portfolio of...

Pret A Manger to close 30 stores due to “significant operating...

Coffee and sandwich chain Pret A Manger is set to close 30 of its 410 UK stores - jeopardising at least 1,000 jobs -...

Features

Hong Kong – what does the future hold?

Since 1997, Hong Kong has been the global economy's bridge between China and the rest of the world. The former British colony is home...

Are new face mask laws pointless?

After the government issued guidance on Thursday, new laws regarding the more widespread use of face masks were brought into effect on Friday. The laws,...

Viva Vietnam with Vietnam Holding

Sponsored by Vietnam Holding Viva Vietnam Vietnam is a high growth market situated in the heart of Asia. Its cohesive population of 100m people is young,...

Brexit and Neorealism: quickly explaining why the UK needs Trump out...

One of the first things you’re taught in international relations class is the school of neorealism, which posits that the international system exists in...

Commodities & FX

Gold price hits $2,000 but might still be worth investing in

Gold renewed its all-time-high record on Wednesday, only a week or so after breaking its previous record. The price of gold now stands at...

Twitter hack on celebrity accounts nets cryptocurrency scammers $113k

Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) stated that the large-scale hack which took place two weeks ago on its platform, was perpetrated by fraudsters looking to peddle a...