Posts Tagged ‘business’

Brits Love Retail Loyalty: Half of UK consumers choose a retailer on loyalty points

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

A points-obsessed nation: 13 million are clueless on the value of their loyalty cards, with 30 million signed up to more than three schemes. (more…)

EU Referendum: One year on

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

On the first anniversary of the UK's historic vote to leave the European Union, Schroders looks at the impact the referendum has had on the UK from an economic, fixed income and equity perspective. (more…)

Historical Asset Class Performance

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

Summary: This chart shows a snapshot of the performance of different asset classes: UK commercial property, global government bonds and global equity since 2003. (more…)

Artificial Intelligence used to predict short-term share price movements

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Researchers from University of Edinburgh Business School have used cutting-edge artificial intelligence to predict short-term share price movements. (more…)

Summer wardrobes go unsorted following record low growth for online clothing sales in May

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Online retail sales up +10.2% in May. Clothing sector records growth of just +7.6%; lowest on record for May. Election and inflation likely to be influencing shopper behaviour (more…)

Outlook for manufacturers looks mixed

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

At face value, the June CBI survey suggests that the manufacturing sector has had a strong Q2 and has considerable momentum going into Q3, however, manufacturing surveys have been stronger than recent official data (more…)

Manufacturing Demand Strengthens says the CBI

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Manufacturing firms reported that both their total and export order books had strengthened to multi-decade highs in June, though output growth slowed (more…)

The Share Centre on Photo-Me and Porvair

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Graham Spooner, Investment Research Analyst at The Share Centre, gives his thoughts on what to expect from companies announcing results week commencing 26 June 2017. (more…)

SME owners are divided on chances of Brexit success

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

EU referendum one year on: SME business owners are split on whether Brexit will be good or bad for them
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Ahlsell acquires Water & Sewage business with annual sales of SEK 320 million

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Ahlsell has entered into an agreement with Saferoad Holding, to acquire its Swedish Water & Sewage business, ViaCon VA, with annual sales of approximately SEK 320 million.

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Oil price slump shows that whatever OPEC does, US fracking can counteract

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

By Michael Baxter, Economics Commentator for The Share Centre
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UK’s first restaurant opened to put the nation’s ‘appetite for risk’ to test

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

‘Click and Investaurant’ to give the UK public a real taste of their own attitude to risk

People across the UK would change their career or jump out of a plane before (more…)