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December 2018 articles

Hedge funds have continued raising their bets against outsourcers throughout November and December, with more than £244m currently [...]

9 December

US share indexes fell by more than 2 per cent on Friday to round off a dismal week as uncertainty continued, leaving them [...]

8 December

Investment platform AJ Bell saw its share price rise dramatically on its first day of trading, having initially been valued [...]

7 December

City watchdog the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has today proposed a clampdown on the sale of certain risky financial instruments [...]

7 December

Bitcoin has fallen to its lowest value in more than a year as it slipped closer to $3,000. [...]

7 December

Chinese tech company Huawei has appointed its chairman as acting chief financial officer following the arrest of CFO Meng Wanzhou [...]

7 December

US stocks closed down today despite fierce fightback in the final hours of trading as the arrest of a top Chinese executive sparked [...]

6 December

Just Eat shares were down five per cent this morning as the company took stock from being demoted from the FTSE 100 yesterday. [...]

6 December

Oil prices have dropped sharply this morning as Saudi Arabia hinted that a proposed cut in output could be smaller than expected. [...]

6 December

UK investors expect annual returns of 8.1 per cent over the next five years, according to a major new global study. [...]

6 December

The FTSE 100 plunged to a two-year low today as US-China trade war tensions weighed on European stocks. [...]

6 December

The strength of Britain’s technological and creative industries, combined with the longstanding value of its archetypal brands, [...]

6 December

As passive investors, we sometimes get asked by clients and prospects: “Why don’t I just invest in passive funds and exchanged-traded [...]

6 December

Palladium has soared to record levels, eclipsing the value of gold for the first time in 16 years. [...]

5 December

Monzo is “absolutely not” going to be the next Wonga, its founder has said, amid speculation the digital bank was planning [...]

5 December