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Market Overview

Stuart McPhee
China’s Economic Slowdown May Be Worse
By Stuart McPhee - Jul 18, 2013

China’s economic slowdown could be worse than official forecasts and a recovery may not come before 2014, according to the chairman of Marubeni Corp. (8002), Japan’s biggest power and agriculture ...

James Chen
Unemployment Drops In UK
By James Chen - Jul 18, 2013

Official figures show unemployment has fallen in the UK in recent weeks, perhaps indicating the country's economy is on a firmer footing. Data from the Office for National Statistics showed the ...

James Chen
FTSE 100 Bounces Back From MPC Minutes Dip
By James Chen - Jul 18, 2013

The FTSE 100 is up today (July 17th), bouncing back from losses sustained earlier in the day. It had previously fallen after it was announced the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted nine to zero in...