John has been covering financial markets since before the FTSE 100 existed, starting out on the Industries and Commodities team at Dun & Bradstreet, before moving on to Datastream, where he was head of the news team for several years. After a succession of management roles at Thomson Reuters he returned to front-line journalism in 2006. Prior to joining Proactive Investors he was managing editor at Sharecast.
According to PwC, 30% of jobs in Britain are potentially under threat from breakthroughs in artificial intelligence.
Activity levels in the UK increased during the year but not as much as anticipated
cloudBuy is focusing on big projects such as a web site that could revolutionise how personal health budgets are spent, and its collaboration with Asian bank UOB
It is now easier for Telenor Myanmar customers to purchase apps and make in-game purchases when using the MySQUAR social media platform
"CentralNic’s acquisitions in the past have been successful, bringing new recurring earnings streams, hence this news may be welcomed by investors," Peel Hunt said
“I believe 2017 to be the year in which we start to see the fruits of our collective labour,” said chairman Tim Yeo.
The blue-chip bank said it expects increasing scale in the Services business to drive group growth, profitability and cash flow generation.
WYG is going to give it a few months to see whether recent order delays are signs of increased nervousness in the UK as article 50 approaches or they represent a change in spending patterns
"Week trading" is the lazy person's alternative to "day trading" but it seems to be just as effective at racking up big losses in a hurry
The Bombed Out but Bouncing Back virtual portfolio has got off to a terrible start, largely thanks to some insane bid/offer spreads, but there is hope from "running the winners"
The Bombed Out But Bouncing Back virtual portfolio - the BOBBB for short - better have some Bobby-dazzlers in it to overcome some horrific bid/offer spreads
The three companies identified by the filter - Aberdeen Asset, RPS and Unite - have all been in the news today