Alpha Financial Markets Consulting PLC (AIM:AFM) share price was boosted on Wednesday by well-received interim results that prompted German bank Berenberg to raise its earnings forecast and raise its price target to 530p. Alpha’s first-half figures showed a remarkable acceleration in growth across all divisions and geographies, the bank’s analystsRead More →

Columnists Where are the financial markets going? Tuesday, November 22, 2022 Stock traders of the Nairobi Stock Exchange. PHOTO/DIANA NGILA Global financial markets have been extremely volatile this year, with equities suffering from the shockwaves of Covid-19, supply chain bottlenecks and central bank monetary policy tightening. Global consumers had toRead More →

Financial market conditions appear much tighter than the actual level of the Federal Reserve’s benchmark interest rate suggests, San Francisco Fed President Mary Daly said. Citing new research from his regional bank, Daly said on Monday that the tightening in markets was more akin to a benchmark rate of aroundRead More →

Sarah Kunst, managing director of Cleo Capital, and Ann Berry, founder of Threadneedle Ventures, react to the collapse of FTX on “Making Money”. Billionaire investor Ken Griffin, founder and CEO of multinational hedge fund Citadel, has warned that the collapse of cryptocurrency exchange FTX could weaken confidence in financial marketsRead More →

Financial markets seized on Tuesday’s report of weaker-than-expected U.S. producer prices and followed it, driven by the underlying narrative that inflation may have peaked and is only likely to ease. mitigate further from here. Investors and traders can hardly be blamed for cheering Tuesday’s developments given the euphoria that accompaniedRead More →

On October 31, the European Union’s financial markets regulator, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), said it withdraw the recognition of six Indian clearing organizations or central counterparties (CCP). These six central counterparties are Clearing Corporation of India (CCIL), Indian Clearing Corporation Ltd (ICCL), NSE Clearing Ltd (NSCCL), MultiRead More →

If you are aware of any local business openings or closings, please let us know here. PREVIOUS OPENING AND CLOSING – Air Products & Chemicals Inc. plans to invest half a billion dollars to produce environmentally friendly hydrogen in New York State. – The Trexlertown Chick-Fil-A plans to add aRead More →

Fannie Mae Headquarters. PHOTO/KAREN BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP via Getty … [+] Pictures) AFP via Getty Images As the Federal Reserve (Fed) hikes interest rates and the shadow of recession grows longer, worries about financial vulnerabilities naturally increase. Declines in the value of stocks and bonds areRead More →

Photo: Shutterstock Financial market volatility is likely to continue for some time to come, according to one of the contributors to Room151’s latest Monthly Online Treasury Briefing (MOTB). Cameron Shaw, senior portfolio manager at Ardea Investment Management, said the “one-in-a-hundred-year event” in the gilt market following the UK mini-budget isRead More →

UAE, Dubai: The UAE Capital Markets Association (UAE FMA) has signed a cooperation agreement with the International Capital Markets Association (ICMA) to enhance their cooperation and mutual membership, as well as to exchange skills and information on regulatory developments and international best practices in the financial market sector. Under theRead More →

DUBAI – The United Arab Emirates Capital Markets Association (UAE FMA) has signed a cooperation agreement with the International Capital Markets Association (ICMA) to enhance their cooperation and mutual membership, as well as to exchange expertise and information on regulatory developments and international best practices in the field. financial marketsRead More →

DUBAI, 26th October, 2022 (WAM) — The UAE Capital Markets Association (UAE FMA) has signed a cooperation agreement with the International Capital Markets Association (ICMA) to enhance their cooperation and mutual membership, as well as to exchange expertise and information on regulatory developments and international best practices in the financialRead More →

“You are largely alone” – AMF warning to wholesale investors Formal warnings have been issued to seven companies raising millions for property schemes by creating “non-compliant” documents for wholesale property investment deals. Te Mana Tātai Hokohoko, the Financial Markets Authority, released the findings of its nearly year-long investigations into oftenRead More →

WASHINGTON, Oct. 15 (Yonhap) — South Korea does not face the same challenge of securing dollars as previous financial crises and currently maintains a “stable” currency liquidity position despite recent heightened volatility in financial markets, Seoul’s top central banker said on Saturday. Bank of Korea (BOK) Governor Rhee Chang-yong madeRead More →

The UK financial system is at the center of fears in global financial markets as ‘cliff day’ dawns. The Bank of England (BoE) said it would today end its £65billion bond-buying program launched to counter the market turmoil that erupted after the government’s mini-budget September 23 Truss Tory. The BankRead More →

wutwhanfoto/iStock via Getty Images If global financial markets had a theme for 2022, it would be this: the responsibility does not stop anywhere. My adaptation stems from President Harry Truman when he said “the buck stops here”. His reference was that of political responsibility. My reference is American dollars. TheRead More →

San Diego-based Kneron, a provider of artificial intelligence technology for smart cameras and other network edge equipment, landed $48 million in a second round of venture funding, despite the increasingly unstable environment for young companies seeking to raise funds. Founded in 2015, Kneron provides AI processors for field-deployed electronics. ThisRead More →

National Party Finance Critic Nicola Willis and Finance Minister Grant Robertson. Photo / Greg Bowker OPINION: The market crash that followed the UK government’s confirmation of a massive borrowing and spending package highlights how other governments will navigate the choppy economic waters we find ourselves in. What support if so,Read More →

In an interview with broadcasters in North West Kent, the Prime Minister sought to defend the decision not to publish a forecast from the independent spending watchdog until November 23. It comes as the UK government’s energy price cap to shield households and businesses from the worst of the impactRead More →

Key insights from the week that has been. This week, Australian data has been broadly constructive on the outlook. Meanwhile, considerable volatility was present in financial markets following the announcement of the UK government’s expansionary fiscal update. Australian retail sales slightly beat expectations in August with a solid 0.6% gainRead More →

Regarding the fight against inflation, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said, “We will continue until we are satisfied that the job is done.” Samuel Corum/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Samuel Corum/Getty Images Regarding the fight against inflation, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said, “We will continue until we areRead More →

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. US and global regulators are once again focusing on market players designing and implementing Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery (BCDR) plans and related policies and procedures. This renewed attention is not solely aRead More →

SEOUL, Sept. 25 (Yonhap) — South Korea is preparing “several” measures to stabilize domestic financial markets which have seen heightened volatility, including the won’s sharp decline against the U.S. dollar, amid concerns regarding the global crunch and economic slowdown, Seoul’s top financial and economic policymaker said on Sunday. Finance MinisterRead More →

Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) today announced the appointment of Michael Buzza as Global Head of Network Management and Market Strategy. Buzza, previously EMEA Head of Market Advocacy and Innovation Research, will oversee teams dedicated to providing market access and insights into traditional securities services markets within the Digital Assets andRead More →

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