Demand has surged for Snapchat's stock but the loss-making company's long-term success is far from certain.
If the merger goes ahead, the new index would be Europe's largest, giving it dominance within the EU and a strong position in international trading too.
The world's most famous stock index just broke 20,000 for the first time. Here's why it doesn't really matter.
A common Wall Street adage claims: 'As January goes, so goes the year.' What does that mean for investors as stocks look set to end President-elect Trump’s first month in office higher?
The last 20 years of failure to tackle boardroom excess should prompt a more radical approach.
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Some might say that financial markets over-reacted to the Brexit vote and the market reaction to the US election is the same. But Brexit won't happen till 2019, a Trump victory has already happened.
Research suggests their initial reaction may portend how they will perform in the coming months and even years.
An enormous 8% drop in the pound was recently rectified in a matter of minutes but the 'flash crash' wasn't merely an algorithm issue.
The UK's leading index of companies has broken the 7,000 points barrier despite fragile growth and the uncertainty of Brexit.
Deutsche Bank may have the assets to outweigh its liabilities but this won't save it from a run on its stocks.
Deutsche Bank's shares have fallen so much that speculation is rife it will be like the 2008 Lehman Brothers collapse all over again.
The idea that we make rational choices is the basis for how businesses and governments make their plans. But psychologists have been asking some awkward questions.
The FTSE rebounded after its Brexit shock – but how long will it last?
Understanding fear is a useful tool for any investor.
There are plenty of reasons to reject the consensus that Brexit will be costly to the UK economy.
A plummeting pound, bonds at an all time low, stocks and commodities in freefall. The UK just spooked the world.
Younger firms are voicing their support for a new type of long-term stock exchange, seeking investors in it for the long-haul.
Behind the sky-high valuations of tech startups with no profit lies a structural problem supporting them.