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Pound rises to $1.3550 from $1.3490 late Wednesday

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Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 17th, 2018

UK FTSE 100 (.FTSE) slides as pound rises after Brexit deal rejected

UK FTSE 100 (.FTSE) slides as pound rises after Brexit deal rejected The FTSE 100 slid as much as 45 points to 6850, down 0.65% at 9:40am GMT on Wednesday as a stronger pound took its .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJan 16th, 2019

Asian shares subdued as global bond sell-off eases; sterling rises

Asian shares barely moved on Wednesday after world stocks hit eight-week lows the previous day on worries about global economic growth, although the British pound stayed firm on hopes for a Brexit deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 10th, 2018

Asian shares subdued as global growth woes linger; sterling rises

Asian shares steadied in early Wednesday trade after world stocks hit eight-week lows the previous day on worries about global economic growth, although the pound stayed firm on hopes for a Brexit deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2018

Wall Street rally fizzles, U.S. dollar rises, after Fed rate hike

A rally in U.S. equities fizzled out late on Wednesday, while the U.S. dollar rose, after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates, as expected, and flagged the end of its "accommodative" monetary policy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 26th, 2018

Tesla rises 1.3% after reporting mixed quarterly results

Shares of Tesla Inc. rose 1.3% late Wednesday after the Silicon Valley car maker reported mixed results in the second quarter, posting a wider-than-expected adjusted loss but slightly beating revenue forecasts. Tesla said it.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 1st, 2018

London Markets: FTSE 100 rises, pound slumps as inflation data sow doubt over August rate rise

U.K. stocks rose for a second straight day on Wednesday, boosted by a slide in the pound after a disappointing reading on British inflation raised doubts about an August rate rise......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 18th, 2018

Elon Musk kills the Tesla referral program, suggests it hurt margins

Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk announced on Twitter late Wednesday the e.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 17th, 2019

Gymboree files for bankruptcy, plans to close stores

Children’s clothing retailer Gymboree Group Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection and plans to shut its Gymboree and Crazy 8-brand store operations, The Wall Street Journal reports. Late Wednesday, the San Francisco-based company said it also entere.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2019

Children's clothing retailer Gymboree files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Gymboree Group Inc. announced late Wednesday that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and it will close all of its Gymboree and Crazy 8 stor.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 17th, 2019

Gymboree files for bankruptcy protection for the second time in two years: reports

Children's clothing retailer Gymboree Group Inc. said late Wednesday that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and will shut its Gymboree and Cr.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 17th, 2019

Cars.com explores sale, other alternatives for its business

Cars.com said late Wednesday it has been exploring "a broad range of strategic alternatives" to turn itself around, including selling the company, since late last year. "Throughout this strategic review process, we will.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 16th, 2019

Aurora to raise $250 million in convertible debt, stock falls in late trading

Aurora Cannabis Inc. said late Wednesday that it planned to raise $250 million via convertible debt. Aurora stock fell more than 6% in after-hours trading. The company said it plans to use the cash for Canadian and intern.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 16th, 2019

Aurora to raise $250 million in convertible debt, stock falls 6.6%

Aurora Cannabis Inc. said late Wednesday that it planned to raise $250 million via convertible debt. Aurora stock fell 6.6% in after-hours trading. The company said it plans to use the cash for Canadian and intern.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 16th, 2019

Sterling up after May wins confidence vote; stocks climb

Major world stock indexes rose on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 supported by sharply higher U.S. bank shares after strong earnings, while the pound was up after British Prime Minister Theresa May's government won a confidence vote in parliament......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 16th, 2019

Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Dow Rises 200 Points; First Data Shares Spike Higher

Toward the end of trading Wednesday, the Dow traded up 0.84 percent to 24,266.70 while the NASDAQ climbed 0.39 percent to 7,050.86. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.50 percent to 2,623.38. Leading and Lagging Sectors read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 16th, 2019

Sterling up after of May wins confidence vote; stocks climb

Major world stock indexes rose on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 supported by sharply higher U.S. bank shares after strong earnings, while the pound was up after British Prime Minister Theresa May's government won a confidence vote in parliament......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 16th, 2019

World stocks rise; sterling up ahead of May vote

Major world stock indexes rose on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 supported by gains in U.S. bank stocks after strong earnings, while the pound edged up ahead of a no-confidence vote in British Prime Minister Theresa May's government......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 16th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Dow rises 150 points, buoyed by Goldman’s earnings-driven rally

U.S. stocks rise early Wednesday, as investors digest mostly positive earnings from financial institutions like Bank of America and Goldman Sachs......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 16th, 2019

NewsWatch: Dow rises 150 points, buoyed by Goldman’s earnings-driven rally

U.S. stocks rise early Wednesday, as investors digest mostly positive earnings from financial institutions like Bank of America and Goldman Sachs......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 16th, 2019

‘Sleepwalking into catastrophe’: Extreme weather is biggest global risk in 2019

Extreme weather events pose the biggest risk to the world today and the danger that global leaders will fail to tackle the issue before it’s too late is a mounting and frightening concern, according to a report published Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 16th, 2019