Posts Tagged ‘market’

Swan Says Europe Crisis Shouldn’t Damp Confidence in Australia

Treasurer Wayne Swan said market volatility caused by the sovereign debt crisis in Europe shouldn’t damp confidence in Australia’s economic prospects. View full post on Finance Stories

SSE to shake up power market

Utility will auction 100% of its power on day-ahead wholesale market as soon as possible. It will buy all electricity for its customers from same source View full post on UK Business Stories

Crédit Agricole and SocGen downgraded

The downgrade in France’s two largest banks comes as the country’s financial sector struggles to convince the market it can manage any Greek default View full post on UK Business Stories

Stalled recovery wouldn’t hit airplane orders, analysts say

share: digg facebook twitter A stalling of the economic recovery would not impact airplane demand, according to a new analyst report. But some other market observers aren’t so sure. Huge backlogs have Boeing and Airbus cranking up output, particularly of their single-aisle mainstays, the A320 and 737. Yet the companies continue to take in orders […]

Rush to safety becomes a ‘stampede’

Investors rush to park cash in global money market funds after mounting fears over another global recession rattle financial markets View full post on UK Business Stories

PayPal ending money market fund

Online money movement service PayPal is ending its Money Market accounts. In an email that PayPal Money Market Fund customers reported receiving, PayPal said it was closing its Money Market Fund effective Wednesday. View full post on Banking Stories

State, local layoffs to hit record levels

Don’t look to state and local governments to prop up the job market. View full post on Business Stories

New lines of communication for market leader WPP

A GLOBAL leader in marketing and communications services, WPP has offices in over 100 countries. View full post on Business Stories

Asian markets slip as US data disappoint

Asian shares retreated as weak US output growth fuelled uncertainty about the outlook for corporate earnings while a strong Australian dollar weighed on the Sydney market View full post on UK Business Stories

FTSE today: market report as it happened: April 19, 2011

Burberry led the blue-chips higher, with the FTSE 100 advancing 0.7pc View full post on UK Business Stories