Finance

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:39

She added: "However, companies were cautious with regard to employment and inventories, with staff numbers rising only slightly and inventories of goods being depleted at a solid pace". "In response, private sector companies raised their own prices for the second straight month, although inflation remained relatively soft". "The upturn in order books at manufacturers also lost some momentum", said survey.

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:26

Tight end Dwayne Allen said, "Maybe we need to tighten up practice". "I don't respond to media, but I can't stand people who think they know whats (sic) going on like he is in the building amongst us, playing beside me and know what some players going through".

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:24

Caelus Chief Executive Officer Jim Musselman says the discovery has the size to play a meaningful role in sustaining the Alaska oil business over three or four decades. The number of conventional oil and gas discoveries made worldwide-both onshore and offshore-in 2015 was 191, less than half of the average annual number of discoveries for the previous nine years, according to Wood Mackenzie.

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:33

Investors are keen to hear Patel's views as he has made no public appearances since becoming governor on September 4, following three years as a deputy to his predecessor, Raghuram Rajan. "There are structural factors for price stability, which are consistent with a case for a rate cut", said Saugata Bhattacharya, chief economist at Axis Bank.

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:31

Petrol and diesel prices are deregulated in India, which means they are linked to market rates. Petrol will now cost Rs 64.72 a litre in Delhi and diesel Rs 52.61 per litre. Petrol will now cost Rs 64.72 a litre in Delhi from midnight as against Rs 64.58 per litre currently. The stock of Petrol in-tank and on vessels offshore is projected to be 225 million which is capable of meeting eight weeks of national consumption.

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:28

The IMF described worldwide growth as "subpar", with a slowdown in the USA and other advanced economies being offset by slightly stronger output in developing and emerging nations. Global growth is projected to slow to 3.1 % in 2016 before recovering to 3.4 % in 2017. "Turning back the clock on trade can only deepen and prolong the world economy's current doldrums".

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:27

Trump supporters often chant, "Lock her up!" during his events. After a week in which he drew wide criticism for a public feud with a former beauty queen, Trump sought to rebound with a highly negative attack on his opponent in the November 8 election, with a second presidential debate against her looming in a week.

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:27

While it may have been wrong for Hillary Clinton to say half of Trump's supporters are "deplorable" people, I firmly believe that 100% of his supporters are rallying to a deplorable candidate (though many of them are doing so because they find the prospect of a Clinton presidency even more deplorable).

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:30

Deutsche Bank AG is nearing an agreement with United States officials to pay $US5.4 billion ($A7 billion) to settle charges related to its sale of toxic mortgage bonds before the financial crisis, French news agency AFP reports, citing sources.

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:21

The court, in Versailles outside Paris, found on Friday he was "partly responsible" and must now pay just €1m (£866,000) in damages to Soc Gen for the losses, which were first revealed in 2008 and mired in nearly constant legal acrimony ever since.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:44

Hillary Clinton tore into Donald Trump's tax history, business acumen and trustworthiness Monday as she sought to capitalize on news that the NY real estate mogul may not have paid federal taxes for years - one of several revelations that rattled the Republican presidential candidate's campaign.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:43

Indian troops returned fire from the camp in the garrison town of Baramulla, 50km (30 miles) north-west of Srinagar , the main city in Kashmir . While speaking to Mirror, sources in army said that at least 5-6 heavily armed terrorists came in a boat through river Jhelum and entered Gulnar Park that is adjacent to the 46 RR Army camp.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:36

Wells Fargo has come under fire for using arbitration clauses after it came to light that the bank's employees opened as many as 2 million checking, savings and credit card accounts without the customers' permission in order to meet sales quotas.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:36

Reports that Deutsche Bank was negotiating a reduced settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice also boosted risk appetite among investors. In a separate report, Bild am Sonntag said that Deutsche Bank chairman Paul Achleithner called the office of Chancellor Angela Merkel about 11 p.m.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:32

Under the agreement, the new firm Janus Henderson Global Investors , will be split by Henderson shareholders owning 57 per cent and Janus investors 43 per cent. As a result of the merger, the new company will hold assets under management of over $320bn (£249bn). Once completed, the joined business will seek to list on the New York Stock Exchange while retaining Henderson's listing in Australia.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:30

According to public records perused by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists ( ICIJ ) and the Center for Public Integrity , the Trump Organization rented office space in NY from 1998 to 2003 to Iran's Bank Melli - an organization that the U.S.

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:49

Within minutes, he was hectoring and interrupting Clinton when she spoke, glowering, pursing his lips, shaking his head and interjecting one-word retorts. And, yes, I did. "I'm running to be president of you". Trump was prepared to do what he has done for 18 months: spout falsehoods. But Trump won the Republican nomination, and like many others, I have had to regroup and shift my allegiances.

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:45

Republican strategist Katie Packer, who focuses on how the GOP can reach women, said Trump is saying all the wrong things to try and bridge the gender gap he's facing in November. "Who gets up at 3:00am in the morning to engage in a twitter attack against a former Miss Universe? ". "There's a positive message that she's delivering", Palmieri said, "but she's also going to call him out".

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:28

The first lady called back to a number of things Trump has said this week, including his comments about former Miss Universe Alicia Machado's weight and appearance, and his boast that not paying taxes makes him "smart". "Experience matters, preparation matters, temperament matters", she said. Mr Trump's campaign reacted to Mrs Obama's speech with a statement saying Mrs Clinton is in "panic mode" in Pennsylvania because polls show the Republican presidential nominee surging in the ...

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:24

Jimmy Garoppolo and Jacoby Brissett are nursing respective injuries though both have been physically present during practices. So, Rex, what is it about the Boston media that gets you worked up? No matter who starts, Ryan plans on having the Bills defense in attack mode.

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:26

THE QUOTE: Quincy Krosby, market strategist for Prudential Financial, said investors don't trust Deutsche Bank's statements about its financial health and they are anxious what will happen if the bank runs low on capital. Devon Energy added $1.57, or 3.8 percent, to $37.30. Not coincidentally, Canadian stocks are now more expensive than their USA peers, with the S&P/TSX carrying a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.6 compared with 20.3 for the the S&P 500 Index .

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:54

The Street is forestalling Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (NYSE:HR) to post EPS of $0.44 for the quarter ending on 2016-09-30. The company had revenue of $31.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $31.56 million.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:50

The deal includes various tax cuts, including a reduction in the sales tax and an eventual elimination of the estate tax. Christie said the deal would reauthorize the state's Transportation Trust Fund for eight years. Federal match dollars will bring the total to $32 billion over eight years. The governor said Friday the gas tax will remain an outlier in his own legacy.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:46

Catahrines and Woodstock Ont. will set up picket lines. Unifor President Jerry Dias also has said he won't extend the Monday deadline. About 2,600 workers now build the Chevrolet Impala, Equinox, Buick Regal and Cadillac XT5 on a flex line at the Oshawa site.

by | September 30, 2016 | 12:38

Along with Salesforce .com, there have even been reports of Google working on a bid to add Twitter to its ever-expanding profile. This is an extremely interesting development, both for Disney and Twitter . Facebook Inc, meanwhile, has been trying to replicate Twitter on its own platform and could also face antitrust challenges if it tried to buy the company, Greenfield said .