BREAKING NEWS

Stock exchange transaction

Showing 30 results for 'Stock exchange transaction'

Articles (x) Videos (x)

Business

Santander to close hundreds of Spanish branches

Santander is to close around 450 smaller branches in its home country Spain this year, partly because of the shift to internet banking but also to cut costs.

Santander is to close around 450 smaller branches in its home country Spain this year, partly because of the shift to internet banking but also to cut costs.

Business

European shares tumble with banks the main focus of concern

European shares closed at their lowest level in more than two years on Monday with investors concerned over the region's banks and slowing global growth.

European shares closed at their lowest level in more than two years on Monday with investors concerned over the region's banks and slowing global growth.

Business

Shares slump as oil prices tumble to new lows

Oil prices at new lows have hit the world's stock markets. A share sell off has investors braced for one of the worst monthly performances ever in January.

Oil prices at new lows have hit the world's stock markets. A share sell off has investors braced for one of the worst monthly performances ever in January.

Business

Lukewarm response to Poste Italiane market debut

Italy’s biggest sale of state assets in a decade failed initially to generate much excitement on the Milan stock exchange. The government’s disposal

Italy’s biggest sale of state assets in a decade failed initially to generate much excitement on the Milan stock exchange. The government’s disposal

News

European stocks dip again on China worries

European stocks fell again on Wednesday, amid worries of what looks like a Chinese market in free fall. In Frankfurt, the Dax lost 1.6 percent and in

European stocks fell again on Wednesday, amid worries of what looks like a Chinese market in free fall. In Frankfurt, the Dax lost 1.6 percent and in

Business

Stock markets bounce back despite continued falls in China

European and US stocks rebounded on Tuesday despite the continued sell-off in China that saw the Shanghai Composite Index lose another 7.6 percent

European and US stocks rebounded on Tuesday despite the continued sell-off in China that saw the Shanghai Composite Index lose another 7.6 percent

Business

European markets bounce back despite 'panic' selling in China

European shares bounced back Tuesday lunchtime despite China’s main Shanghai Composite Index falling a further 7.6 percent by close of trading. In

European shares bounced back Tuesday lunchtime despite China’s main Shanghai Composite Index falling a further 7.6 percent by close of trading. In

Business

Government moves calm China market jitters

China’s shares have been buoyed by a raft of government support measures after the markets shed 30 percent in value since mid-June. However

China’s shares have been buoyed by a raft of government support measures after the markets shed 30 percent in value since mid-June. However

Business

Pro-democracy protests hit Hong Kong shares

Hong Kong shares ended at their lowest in 2-1/2 months on Monday following the unrest. The Hang Seng Index .HSI closed down 1.9 percent at

Hong Kong shares ended at their lowest in 2-1/2 months on Monday following the unrest. The Hang Seng Index .HSI closed down 1.9 percent at

News

Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba's stunning NY market debut

Shares in Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Limited soared 38 percent during their first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange

Shares in Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Limited soared 38 percent during their first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange

News

Alibaba IPO values the company at $168 billion

The biggest e-commerce company you’ve never heard of is about to strike it rich on the New York Stock Exchange. Alibaba, a set of Chinese trading

The biggest e-commerce company you’ve never heard of is about to strike it rich on the New York Stock Exchange. Alibaba, a set of Chinese trading

Business

Can Malaysia Airlines survive this latest tragedy?

The second fatal incident involving Malaysia Airlines in four months is posing questions about its survival. Malaysia’s government was already

The second fatal incident involving Malaysia Airlines in four months is posing questions about its survival. Malaysia’s government was already

Business

Alibaba to list its shares on NYSE

The New York Stock Exchange has scored a big victory over its rival Nasdaq in the battle for listing Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba. Alibaba

The New York Stock Exchange has scored a big victory over its rival Nasdaq in the battle for listing Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba. Alibaba

Business

Dow Jones hits first record high of 2014

There were celebrations on Wall Street on Wednesday as the Dow Jones index closed at its first record high of 2014. Investors had apparently

There were celebrations on Wall Street on Wednesday as the Dow Jones index closed at its first record high of 2014. Investors had apparently

Europe

Towards a European tax on financial transactions

Question: Paul in Brussels “A group of EU countries (1) are working on the introduction of a European tax on financial transactions. A first version

Question: Paul in Brussels “A group of EU countries (1) are working on the introduction of a European tax on financial transactions. A first version

News

Twitter stock gains 73% during debut day on NYSE

Shares in social networking company Twitter soared by a huge 73 percent on the first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). The

Shares in social networking company Twitter soared by a huge 73 percent on the first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). The

Business

Twitter shares #soar in frenzied #debut

Twitter’s shares surpassed all expectations on their first day of trading – soaring from the $26 offer price to – at one stage over $50. That was a

Twitter’s shares surpassed all expectations on their first day of trading – soaring from the $26 offer price to – at one stage over $50. That was a

Business

Twitter share sale test runs smoothly at NYSE

The New York Stock Exchange says a weekend test of trading of shares of Twitter went smoothly. The simulated buying and selling of shares was a

The New York Stock Exchange says a weekend test of trading of shares of Twitter went smoothly. The simulated buying and selling of shares was a

Business

Twitter sets modest share price for IPO

We now know what sort of price Twitter will be looking for as it launches on the stock market – and it is on the low side. The online messaging

We now know what sort of price Twitter will be looking for as it launches on the stock market – and it is on the low side. The online messaging

Business

Osram shares not so bright

Outside the Frankfurt stock exchange, the bosses of German lighting maker Osram embraced a bull on Monday for a photo-op connected with its IPO, but

Outside the Frankfurt stock exchange, the bosses of German lighting maker Osram embraced a bull on Monday for a photo-op connected with its IPO, but

Business

Nasdaq pays $10 million to SEC over Facebook snafu

The Nasdaq stock exchange is to pay $10 million in penalties to the US Securities and Exchange Commission over the botched initial public offering of

The Nasdaq stock exchange is to pay $10 million in penalties to the US Securities and Exchange Commission over the botched initial public offering of

Business

Bankia shares collapse on negative equity news

Shares in nationalised Spanish banking giant Bankia slumped by twelve and a half percent on opening in Madrid. It followed the disclosure the bank

Shares in nationalised Spanish banking giant Bankia slumped by twelve and a half percent on opening in Madrid. It followed the disclosure the bank

Business

Adieu Athens is Crédit Agricole's dream

Crédit Agricole’s share price surged on word that the French bank is starting to pull out of Greece. Three Greek lenders are said to have shown

Crédit Agricole’s share price surged on word that the French bank is starting to pull out of Greece. Three Greek lenders are said to have shown

Business

Hong Kong Exchanges buys LME

Hong Kong Exchanges has made its first overseas takeover, buying the London Metal Exchange, the world’s largest metals marketplace, for 1.7 billion

Hong Kong Exchanges has made its first overseas takeover, buying the London Metal Exchange, the world’s largest metals marketplace, for 1.7 billion

Business

Facebook share sale, cause for celebration?

The first week after the IPO was not easy for Facebook and others in the financial world. Trading did not start when it should have and the shares

The first week after the IPO was not easy for Facebook and others in the financial world. Trading did not start when it should have and the shares

Business

Athens stock market plunges

Fears over Greece’s economic future mean the massive sell off continues on the Athens Stock Exchange. On Friday it opened at a historical low with

Fears over Greece’s economic future mean the massive sell off continues on the Athens Stock Exchange. On Friday it opened at a historical low with

News

MEPs back financial transaction tax

MEPs on Wednesday backed taxing financial trades across the EU, but a group of the 27 member states remain opposed. The European Parliament’s lead

MEPs on Wednesday backed taxing financial trades across the EU, but a group of the 27 member states remain opposed. The European Parliament’s lead