Nia Williams

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News , Shares , Viewpoint

What would UK-China links mean for investors?

“The Chancellor George Osborne has today announced plans to look at ways of linking the UK and Chinese stock markets. The intention would be to enable investors in both countries

News , Shares , Viewpoint

Cruise operator Carnival pleases investors

“Shares in cruise operator Carnival have strongly outperformed the market so far this year, according to good news shared by the company today. “A third quarter trading update showed net

Editor's Picks , News , Shares

FTSE trend away from commodity stocks

Commenting, Russ Mould, investment director at AJ Bell, said: “The third-quarter FTSE index review becomes effective today as Berkeley Group replaces Weir in the FTSE 100. “This reflects an ongoing

Alternative Investments , News

Gold dealer receives record trade via a mobile phone

Bullion Vault has received its largest ever trade through a smartphone app. The world’s largest gold and silver market online, said the investor used the app on 20 August to

Funds , News , Shares

Funds likely to be hit hardest by Volkswagen revelations

Volkswagen shares slumped 19% yesterday as news that it had cheated its US Emissions tests hit the headlines. This not only triggered a panicked sell-off of VW shares but also

News , Shares

Share of the week from The Share Centre

“Informa is a leading player in the information and knowledge economy, and has a mixture of businesses within this segment of the market. Its academic journals and publishing business are

Alternative Investments , Funds , News , Shares

Is investing in luxury brands about to come back into fashion?

The luxury brand funds sector has fallen 15% since April but this could all change as London Fashion Week draws to a close. So far the event has seen total

News , Shares

Indices look to rally

It was a gloomy end to last week, but some hints of positivity are seen this morning as investors try to put the Fed’s statement behind them. The FTSE remains

News , Shares

RSA shares drop 20%

Zurich said it was walking away from the £5.6bn takeover bid following a deterioration in its own trading. Its share price also dropped as a result. RSA announced a final

News , Property

Rent rises slow but supply continues to dwindle

For the first time this year, the number of ARLA agents seeing rent hikes for tenants has decreased from the previous month. ARLA’s monthly report reveals only three in ten