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Citywire Investment News

  • Brown Shipley to overhaul fund range
    Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:57:43 +0100
    Brown Shipley is planning to revamp its suite of funds later this year in a process that will include the launch of two new products.

FT.com - Financial Markets News

  • SP 500 inches up to fresh record close
    Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:10:11 GMT
    Equities continue to find support from encouraging earnings and economic releases, as well as optimism that global central banks will remain accommodative
  • Bookies lose on UK gambling tax proposals
    Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:04:58 GMT
    Shares in William Hill and Ladbrokes slide after Labour party proposes extending gambling tax currently only levied on racing to other sports betting
  • US builders slide as home sales dip
    Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:48:04 GMT
    US homebuilders slump as two of the largest companies report second-quarter profits shy of Wall Street forecasts and a new report showed a slide in new home sales

BBC News

  • Wreckage of Algeria plane 'found'
    Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:45:51 GMT
    The wreck of a plane that disappeared with 116 people on board on a flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers has been found in Mali, officials say.
  • VIDEO: Proud Murdoch in tears on podium
    Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:35:59 GMT
    Scotland's Ross Murdoch breaks down in tears following his win in the men's 200m breaststroke at the 2014 Commonwealth Games.
  • Renicks sisters claim golden double
    Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:29:25 GMT
    Sisters Kimberley and Louise Renicks win Scotland's first golds of the Commonwealth Games with thrilling judo victories.
  • Ghana protests over rising prices
    Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:18:16 GMT
    Thousands of workers across Ghana take to the streets to protest about the rise in the cost of living and call for petrol subsidies to be restored.

BBC Business News

  • SA to block land sales to foreigners
    Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:34:50 GMT
    The South African government is fast-tracking a bill to block land sales to foreigners, which could come into effect in 2019.
  • Banks face tougher accounting rules
    Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:13:20 GMT
    Newly published banking standards could mean banks have to hold significantly more funds to guard against potential loan losses.

Citywire News

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