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UK Economy Recovered from Pandemic Lows in March, Claims New ONS Data
Economy

UK Economy Recovered from Pandemic Lows in March, Claims New ONS Data

Summary The national economy grew by 2.1 per cent in March. The growth was driven by sectors, such as education, retail, health, manufacturing, and construction. However, the British GDP shrank by 1.5 per cent during the first three month of 2...

3 FTSE 100 Metals and Mining Stocks to Watch Amid Surge in Metal Prices
Metals and Mining

3 FTSE 100 Metals and Mining Stocks to Watch Amid Surge in Metal Prices

Summary There has been increasing optimism of rebound in the global economy, which would consequently reflect in the surge of demand in commodity prices Industrial metals major Antofagasta announced its plans to be carbon neutral and reduce its...

Four Small-Cap Healthcare Stocks That Have Given Over 50 Per Cent Return in A Year
Healthcare Stocks

Four Small-Cap Healthcare Stocks That Have Given Over 50 Per Cent Return in A Year

Summary Over the last year, the biotechnology and pharmaceuticals index has been the second-worst performer in the FTSE350 Index. Healthcare stocks are a risky investment as these biotechnology firms work on breakthrough scientific research, wh...

FTSE 100 snaps two-day fall as UK GDP grows by 2.1% in March 2021
Market updates

FTSE 100 snaps two-day fall as UK GDP grows by 2.1% in March 2021

Summary UK shares inched higher on Wednesday, snapping the two-day plunge FTSE 100 briefly crosses 7,000 after UK GDP recorded 2.1 per cent growth in March Construction output, manufacturing & industrial production also supported equities&...

Bharat Biotech to commence Phase 2/3 trial of its COVID-19 vaccine on children
World News

Bharat Biotech to commence Phase 2/3 trial of its COVID-19 vaccine on children

India-based Bharat Biotech will evaluate its COVID-19 vaccine in a Phase 2/3 clinical trial on children in the 2-18 age group. According to PTI report, the study will be performed on approximately 525 participants at several sites in India. Recent...

Lens on Travel Stocks as Airline Chiefs Call to Restart US-UK Travel
Consumer Stocks

Lens on Travel Stocks as Airline Chiefs Call to Restart US-UK Travel

Summary Airline CEOs have called for a joint summit to initiate transatlantic travel. A joint letter was sent by CEOs of six passenger airline companies and a US-based aviation trade association to the transport ministers of both nations. The ...

The New Crypto on the Block Bursts onto the Scene
Cryptocurrency

The New Crypto on the Block Bursts onto the Scene

Summary A new cryptocurrency, called Internet Computer, debuted on Monday, achieving a market value of US$45 billion, making it the eighth-largest digital currency in the world. The crypto’s ledger, Dfinity, aims to reduce costs and break...

APAC markets in red; Nissan shares crash 13%
World News

APAC markets in red; Nissan shares crash 13%

All the share markets in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region were trading in red on Wednesday, as concerns over growing inflation spooked investors. The shares in Taiwan were the worst hit, as Taiwan Weighted Index crashed by 6.02% at the time of filin...

US Economy Adds Record 1.8 Mn New Jobs in March As Hiring Slows
Economy

US Economy Adds Record 1.8 Mn New Jobs in March As Hiring Slows

Summary Food and accommodation sector creates the highest number of jobs at 185,000, followed by the education department at 155,000, and entertainment and recreation at 81,000. However, the number of jobs in the healthcare and social assistanc...

Will Inflation Cut Short The US Real Estate Boom?
World News

Will Inflation Cut Short The US Real Estate Boom?

Summary Although borrowings became cheaper for new homebuyers, fewer houses in the market have driven up the house prices. The current housing sales figures may be the highest in the US in the last 40 years, say experts. The younger generation...

Global equities traded lower due to the inflation fears; FTSE 100 down 2.47%
Market updates

Global equities traded lower due to the inflation fears; FTSE 100 down 2.47%

US Markets: Broader indices in the United States traded in red - particularly, the S&P 500 index traded 42.57 points or 1.02 per cent lower at 4,145.86, Dow Jones Industrial Average Index dipped by 463.84 points or 1.34 per cent lower at 34,278.9...

What factors led FTSE listed WM Morrison Supermarkets to report a surge in fuel sales?
Consumer Stocks

What factors led FTSE listed WM Morrison Supermarkets to report a surge in fuel sales?

Summary MRW had delivered around 17.5% like-for-like fuel sales growth during Q1 FY22. The online sales had demonstrated year-on-year growth of around 113% during Q1 FY22. The Company had anticipated meaningful profit growth during FY23. ...

Amigo Holdings Plunge Over 25% as FCA Confirms to Oppose Rescue Plan
Financial Stocks

Amigo Holdings Plunge Over 25% as FCA Confirms to Oppose Rescue Plan

Summary The Financial Conduct Authority is all set to oppose Amigo Holdings Plc’s rescue scheme. A majority of Amigo’s creditors have voted in favour of the scheme, though FCA has said the proposal in its current form was not fair. ...

What Made These 2 FTSE AIM All Share Medtech Stocks Surge Today?
AIM Stocks

What Made These 2 FTSE AIM All Share Medtech Stocks Surge Today?

Summary Oncology firm Physiomics stocks soared after the company announced a new contract with Numab Therapeutics Detection company Kromek Group announced an improvement in commercial activity across all business segments and pipeline Medical ...

FTSE 100 slumps 3% as US inflationary pressure dents equity sentiments
Market updates

FTSE 100 slumps 3% as US inflationary pressure dents equity sentiments

Summary UK shares collapse as US inflationary pressure mounts FTSE 100 shed nearly 3 per cent, as global jitteries rattle London equities Negative Wall Street opening added fears to the European markets UK shares reacted in a largely simi...

Natwest Stock Trades in Red after the UK Government Lowers Its Stake
Financial Stocks

Natwest Stock Trades in Red after the UK Government Lowers Its Stake

Summary Treasury intends to dispose of nearly 5 per cent of its shares in NatWest Group PLC. NatWest has moved closer to completely returning to private ownership. The shares of the bank were trading lower by over 2 per cent in the morning hou...