Investment Perspectives

Investment Perspectives

Pound strengthens as May seeks early General Election

The pound was firmly up after the surprise election news, wiping out earlier losses. To better understand the...

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PM calls for snap General Election: Mike Indian shares his reaction

Prime Minister Theresa May has called for an early General Election on June 8th. The Prime Minster has implored MPs...

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"I believed her when she said she was a stable and orderly Prime Minister..." John Rentoul on the General E...

Did anyone see Theresa May's shocking General Election announcement coming? Ed Bowsher was joined by John Rentoul,...

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Company Casebook: Fighting cybercrime

On Company Casebook this week Linda Lewis meets the cybersecurity firm MWR InfoSec and learns how they help...

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Trump's U-turns on Nato, China, Russia and Janet Yellen

This week, Trump has talked down the US dollar, backed down on calling China a currency manipulator, and contradicted...

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Hammond defends Johnson over failed Russia sanctions demand

Philip Hammond has defended Boris Johnson's failed attempt to get the G7 to increase sanctions against Russia. The...

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Royal Mail to close defined benefit pension scheme

Royal Mail has announced the closure of its its defined benefit pension scheme, sparking threats for industrial...

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Trump sends US dollar down after saying 'it's getting too strong'

Trump's latest remarks about the US dollar strength has triggered a currency drop, and in an interview he also said...

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Was a foreign government responsible for the collapse of a referendum voter registration site?

Foreign governments, such as Russia and China, may have been responsible for the collapse of a voter registration...

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Has Tesco finally turned it around?

Tesco's results today were mixed with same store sales rising 0.9% even though pre-tax profits fell 39% due to...

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Could Brexit push Britain out of the Space Race?

Could Brexit push Britain out of the Space Race? UK companies are concerned that they could be frozen out of...

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How can companies fly through Social media storms?

US Airline United are at the centre of a social media storm after a video emerged of them dragging a man from a...

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Investor Focus: Known unknowns, investors unite!

Today: political "known unknowns" in the European political scene this year could unleash market turmoil; and...

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Investor Focus: Known unknowns, when investors unite!

Today: political "known unknowns" in the European political scene this year could unleash market turmoil; and...

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Inflation above target: Will the Bank of England have to act soon?

UK inflation stayed steady at 2.3% in March, following rises in recent months. The biggest month-on-month rises were...

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Pound strengthens, but can it fight off Brexit blues?

The pound has climbed a little on the same day that latest UK inflation data was released, showing consumer prices...

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G7 to Boris: No further sanctions on Russia

The G7 has rejected Boris Johnson's call for further sanctions against Russia for its continued support of the Assad...

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JD Sports scores a goal on profits - the latest company news

JD sports has seen an 80% rise in pre-tax profits - and shares are on the up - but other's aren't so lucky, with...

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Inflation stays steady, but will it rise again?

UK inflation has kept steady at 2.3% the latest data reveals. To understand the impact this will have on UK prices,...

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Crowdfunders: Punk brewing

Crowdfunders is Share Radio's weekly look at all forms of crowdfunding - including peer to peer lending. Today: good...

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