Tokyo shares hit 10-month high on weaker yen; chip-related stocks shine

Japanese shares rallied to more than 10-month highs on Wednesday as a weaker yen lifted bluechip exporters, while chipmaking-related stocks advanced, taking their cue from Wall Street peers. The benchmark Nikkei share average climbed...

Sensex gains 100 points, Nifty above 11,450; MCX rallies 8%

Sensex gains 100 points, Nifty above 11,450; MCX rallies 8% READ SOURCE

The Expert View: Marston's, Bellway and Hays

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Flutter and Babcock. READ SOURCE

Wednesday Papers: Neil Woodford to close investment firm

Investors in Woodford’s funds could get at least half the value of their investments. READ SOURCE

Board Meetings Today: Federal Bank, Mindtree, DB Corp and Hathway Cable

It makes sense to have a look at the corporate agendas for the day’s as announced to the stock exchanges. READ SOURCE

Japan’s Topix touches 10-month high as stocks rise across Asia

Japanese stocks touched their highest point since December as equities across Asia-Pacific moved higher on Wednesday as strong US corporate earnings and optimism over Brexit helped boost appetite for riskier assets.In early trading...

The Smart Meter snoopers already in homes tracking our energy habits 

Tens of thousands of families are being tracked in a multi-million-pound government scheme to let tech firms access their smart meter data.At least 20 companies are being given a share of £20 million...

Pinterest -1.1% with 4.68M-share block reportedly offered

Pinterest (NYSE:PINS) is down 1.1% postmarket after a block trade of 4.68M shares coming up on offer, Bloomberg reports. That block is coming through Goldman Sachs on...

Behind the wheel of Bentley's new Flying Spur that costs a casino win 

Sadly I am not the man who ‘broke the bank’ at Monte Carlo.And though I did pop my nose into its famous casino next to the elegant Hotel de Paris - Bentley’s base...

Hays manages to keep fees stable as it battles an industry downturn 

Recruiter Hays manages to keep its fees stable as it battles an industry downturnBy City & Finance Reporter for the Daily...