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Chipmakers Offer Investment Potential

Chipmakers offer investment potential after market correction and resurgence Chipmakers have experienced a market correction and some market analysts are tipping the sector as a strong buy with good investment potential. Boris Schlossberg, managing director of FX strategy at BK Asset Management, told CNBC: “They got hit because of China concerns, obviously, and also because […]

Buy Rating For Steel And Mining Companies

Goldman Sachs awards buy rating to 5 US steel and mining companies Goldman Sachs has identified the North American Metals and Mining industry as one to watch for investors. In a research note written on March 19, analysts tipped shares in five mining companies, including Nucor Corp and Steel Dynamics, for growth and attractive investment […]

Boost For Government Bonds?

Falling supply will create boost for government bonds Following the spring financial statement, British government bonds are set to enjoy a boost with the news that supply will be falling to the lowest levels in more than 10 years. UK Gilts To Outperform US The bonds, which are issued by the Debt Management Office to […]

UK Small Business Impacted By Borrowing

UK small business community hampered by lack of funding. Running a small business is rarely simple. Margins can be tight, long hours are often required, and it can be difficult to remain on top of relevant industry trends. However, according to a recent piece of research published by Liberis, the biggest threat to small businesses […]

Will the EU enter a trade war with the US?

EU Consider Sanctions – The European Union is considering moves to slap taxes on a variety of US goods if President Trump goes ahead with proposals to tax European steel and aluminium imports. Shares in the major European car manufacturers have already dropped as a result of threats to add taxes to EU car imports. […]

Cohn Resignation to affect USDCAD Pair?

Will Gary Cohn’s resignation impact the USDCAD rate? Recent news that has caused shockwaves in financial circles is the sudden resignation of US National Economic Council director Gary Cohn. This has led many to fear that the trade tariffs President Donald Trump has been planning are back on the cards. Cohn had been an opponent of […]

Aldi And Lidl Threaten Supermarket Giants

Discount supermarkets Lidl and Aldi to expand through 2018. Expansion plans from Lidl and Aldi are likely to hit mainstream supermarket chains hard through 2018. After achieving record-breaking UK sales in December 2017, Lidl has confirmed its spot as the UK’s quickest growing grocer. The supermarket chain hit its target of achieving 700 UK Lidl […]

6 Reasons To Invest In Stocks

Is it a good time to buy into FTSE 100 shares? February 2018 was a bit of a roller coaster ride for UK share prices, following the drop in the Dow earlier in the month. Investors looking for a long-term investment home for money could well be nervous about buying shares in the UK. Investing in […]

UK Government Tax Hike For Tech Giants

Uk government considers revenue taxes on tech giants: The UK government is currently considering proposals to levy new taxes on tech giants operating in the UK. This is in addition to the OECD inquiry which is underway and will be producing a report into findings within the next few months. It’s possible that the chancellor […]

Facebook Privacy Initiative To Subdue Criticism

Facebook to roll out a new privacy initiative. Users of Facebook are beginning to receive notifications recommending they perform a ‘privacy checkup’ as part of a new initiative from the company to help users stay informed of privacy issues. Mark Zuckerberg has pledged to improve the social media platform in 2018, and the company is […]

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