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uk aug15 17sep21 UK retail sales declined for the fourth straight month in August, the longest stretch of fall on record, data from the Office for National Statistics showed on Friday. Retail sales including auto fuel dropped unexpectedly by 0.9 percent month-on-month after declining 2.8 percent in July. Sales were forecast to climb 0.5 percent.

stockmarkets jan23 17sep21 European stocks rose on Friday and were on track for weekly gains, as travel and tourism stocks gained ground amid reports that Britain will consider easing COVID-19 rules for international travel later today. The pan European Stoxx 600 edged up 0.4 percent to 467.66 after rising 0.4 percent on Thursday....

U.K. stocks were moving higher on Friday, with airlines and hotel groups leading advances after the travel industry asked the government to ease travel restrictions. The announcement on easing of rules are expected later in the day. Investors shrugged off data showing that U.K. retail sales declined...

stockmarkets dec24 17sep21 European stocks may open flat to slightly higher on Friday as investors ponder the prospects for early policy normalization by the Federal Reserve ahead of next week's FOMC meeting. Asian markets traded mixed amid global growth concerns and jitters over China's crackdown on private industries. China's...

previewimage aug03 17sep21 Retail sales data from the UK is due on Friday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, the Office for National Statistics is scheduled to issue UK retail sales data for August. Sales are forecast to grow 0.5 percent from July, when the volume was down 2.5 percent.

usukaustralia sep16 Australia, United Kingdom, and the United States have announced the formation of an enhanced trilateral security partnership in the Indo- Pacific region. The White House said this new architecture is aimed "to build stronger partnerships to sustain peace and stability across the entire Indo-Pacific region", and about "deepening cooperation on a range of defense capabilities for the 21st century".

stockmarkets jan11 16sep21 European stocks opened higher on Thursday despite a weak handover from Asia, where the debt crisis at China Evergrande Group and Beijing's latest push to rein in private industries hurt sentiment. Sentiment was boosted after data showed the euro area trade surplus increased in July on higher shipments....

stockmarkets jan11 16sep21 European stocks are likely to open higher on Thursday, even as a cautious undertone may prevail amid concerns over the debt crisis at China Evergrande Group and Beijing's latest push to rein in private industries. As investors bet on an economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic, the United Nations...

ukconsumerprices oct21 15sep21 UK consumer price inflation accelerated at a record pace in August, hitting the highest rate since 2012, data from the Office for National Statistics showed Wednesday. The consumer price index rose 3.2 percent year-on-year following a 2.0 percent climb in July. Economists had forecast 2.9 percent inflation and also remained well above the 2 percent target.

kalvista sep15 The company we are profiling today is KalVista Pharmaceuticals Inc. (KALV), which is developing a franchise of oral treatments for HAE - both on-demand and prophylactic HAE drugs.

stockmarkets jan22 15sep21 European stocks were subdued on Wednesday as weak Chinese data, a strong inflation reading in the U.K. and disappointing sales from fashion retailer H&M raised concerns about the global economic recovery. China's industrial output in August rose at its weakest pace since July 2020 and retail sales...

stockmarkets jan11 15sep21 European stocks may open higher on Wednesday as investors weigh growth worries against optimism about the rollout of coronavirus vaccines and central bank support. Asian markets traded mixed as weaker-than-expected Chinese economic data rekindled worries about slowing global growth. China's industrial...

polygon ey 091421 The big four accounting services firm Ernst & Young LLP or EY, has integrated the Polygon protocol and framework to deploy EY blockchain solutions on the public Ethereum blockchain ecosystem. This move is expected to offer EY's enterprise clients increased transaction volumes with predictable costs and the option to move transactions onto the public Ethereum mainnet.

uk flag 032917 14sep21 The UK unemployment rate decreased in three months to July and job vacancies exceeded one million for the first time on record, data published by the Office for National Statistics showed on Tuesday. The unemployment rate dropped 0.3 percentage points from the previous quarter to 4.6 percent in three months to July. The rate came in line with economists' expectations.

stockmarkets jan23 14sep21 European stocks fell again on Tuesday after closing higher for the first time in five days the previous day amid optimism about growth. Caution prevailed as investors awaited U.S. inflation data due out late in the day for hints on monetary policy outlook. The pan European Stoxx 600 slipped marginally...

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