Friday, 24 October 2014

London Stock Exchange

  • African Markets - Factors to watch on Oct 24

    18:48 | 24/10/14
    Reuters Africa
    GLOBAL MARKETS U.S. stock futures tumbled while safe-haven assets such as the yen and U.S. bonds gained on Friday after media reported that a doctor who returned to New York City from West Africa has tested positive for Ebola. more»
LSE Top 10 by Value Traded
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
TSCOTesco171.0091,287,42412.006.56%
LLD8LLOYDS BANKING GROUP PLC ADS EACH REPR 1102.3833,870,00023.8830.41%
ULVRUnilever2,4407,523,168943.71%
GSKGlaxosmithkline Plc1,41213,915,501352.54%
FOXTFOXTONS GROUP PLC165.0011,901,41240.3019.63%
80MPBAA FUNDING SUB-CLS`A-11` IDX BDS151.9822,000,00013.599.82%
IAGIAMGOLD Corp384.0015,436,08712.803.45%
VODVodafone Group196.8565,231,4202.751.42%
49WAGRANITE MASTER ISSUER CLS`M3`FLTG RATE97.637,000,00024.5333.55%
RIORio Tinto (reg)3,0626,126,747280.91%
Latest News
  • Plan to use BP funds for convention center opposed

    18:15 | 24/10/14
    Montgomery Advertiser
    The year after the massive oil spill, BP PLC provided $1 billion for restoration along the Gulf Coast, parts of which were smeared with crude and tar balls after the accident. more»
  • Green crony capitalism: For LCV, AWEA profits churn in the wind

    17:52 | 24/10/14
    Human Events
    Second, wind farms are killing fields for the flocks of birds that pass through—including the Bald Eagles, who appreciate the vantage point while perching on the wind towers. Third, there are no lubricant available that can handle the torque produced ... more»
  • Sheriff's Blotter

    16:45 | 24/10/14
    Moorpark Acorn
    Oct. 13 A wine bottle was thrown through a glass window, causing less than $400 in damage, at CVS Pharmacy in the 100 block of Los Angeles Avenue. more»
  • GigaMedia's (GIGM) CEO Collin Hwang on Q3 2014 Results - Earnings Call ...

    16:22 | 24/10/14
    Seeking Alpha (registration)
    Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by, and welcome to the Q3 2014 GigaMedia Limited Earnings Conference Call. At this time, all ... Yesterday we announced our third Q results which included a forecast for solid double-digit quarter-to-quarter ... more»
  • Guest Editorial: Keep a lid on expansion of Indian casinos

    16:11 | 24/10/14
    TheReporter.Com
    48 to slow the growth of gambling and head off a precedent that could lead to even more casinos across the state. ... The Chukchansi Gold casino already operates near Madera in connection with the New York hedge fund Brigade Capital Management. more»
  • Public Bank Sees Favourable Third Quarter Performance

    16:00 | 24/10/14
    malaysiandigest.com
    This was mainly attributed to higher income from its unit trust business, investment income and fee income from banking operations. Public Bank will continue to focus on ... Teh commented that Cambodian Public Bank Plc (Campu Bank), a wholly-owned ... more»
  • Rousseff or Neves? Brazilians Await Bad News Whoever Wins

    15:15 | 24/10/14
    Bloomberg
    A widening budget deficit threatens the country's investment-grade status, and business confidence hovering around five-year lows has driven investment to the lowest rate among the BRICS nations, which include Russia, India, China and South Africa. To ... more»
  • 92000 in Michigan approved for $110M in flooding aid

    13:33 | 24/10/14
    The Detroit News
    Storm-affected homeowners and renters in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties are eligible to apply for federal grants to help cover various disaster-related expenses including essential home repairs, personal property losses and other serious disaster ... more»
  • Rome's ruins still rule southern France

    13:33 | 24/10/14
    SFGate
    Provence was the first part of French Gaul to be brought under Roman rule (the region's name derives from the Latin Provincia). more»
  • Real estate report puts Houston in national spotlight

    12:48 | 24/10/14
    Houston Chronicle
    "You have an economic boom, you have job creation, and when you have job creation, you have demand for everything real estate," said Mitch Roschelle, partner and U.S. more»
  • Power groups plug in to Indonesia's growth story

    12:37 | 24/10/14
    FinanceAsia
    Foreign groups such as Sumitomo and Itochu of Japan and Brazil's Vale operate or have stakes in plants, backed by foreign export banks such as Korea's Kexim and the Japan Bank for International Co-operation. Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and ... more»
  • Global Functional Foods and Drinks Market

    12:13 | 24/10/14
    MarketWatch
    MARKET TRENDS & DRIVERS II-21Robust Demand for Functional Drinks: A Strong Growth Driver II-21Table 7: Global Functional Drinks Market (2013): PercentageShare Breakdown of Consumption (Volume) by Segment - SportsDrinks, Enriched Beverages, ... with ... more»
  • Copper Rises on China Manufacturing Data

    11:52 | 24/10/14
    Copper Investing News
    Bloomberg reported that copper prices rose on Thursday following the release of better than expected manufacturing data from China. more»
  • Events on Long Island for Oct. 26 - Nov. 1

    11:41 | 24/10/14
    New York Times
    AMAGANSETT “Diggin' That Dutch Realism” (2014), mixed media and oil on canvas by John Haubrich, is in “Life in the Abstract,” an exhibition of works by three abstract painters, at Ille Arts, 216a Main Street, Oct. 31 through Nov. 10. more»
  • Global Methanol Market

    11:41 | 24/10/14
    MarketWatch
    PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-27Physical and Chemical Properties II-27Methanol Manufacturing Process II-28Feed Purification II-28Reforming II-28Methanol Synthesis II-28Methanol Purification II-28Methods of Preparing Methanol II-29Low Pressure Gas-Solid ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,336440.82%
COMP4,453701.60%
DJI16,6782171.32%
SP5001,951241.23%
DAX9,0471071.20%
FTSE6,419190.30%
NI22515,2921531.01%
TWI76.290.030.03%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2650.0010.04%
NZDUSD0.78370.00060.08%
AUDUSD0.87570.00010.01%
NZDAUD0.89470.00090.10%