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How Brexit Could Impact UK ETFs in 2019

Last year, European stocks and exchange traded funds were among the worst-performing developed markets assets. Amid contentious Brexit talks, U.K. stocks were among the worst offenders. The iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF (NYSEArca: EWU) slid ... Read more

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#WhiteHouseDinners Is About to Become Your New Favorite Twitter Hashtag

Not even a full day has passed since President Donald Trump's Feast of the Seven Hamburgers. Yet it's already clear that it could be, for all the wrong reasons, the White House's most iconic meal in modern times. How could carrots from the garden ... Read more

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Autonomous-Driving Startup Zoox Hires Ex-Intel Exec Aicha Evans as CEO

Autonomous-driving startup Zoox has selected a new CEO to replace co-founder and former CEO Tim Kentley-Klay, who was fired in August. Former Intel executive Aicha Evans will take the job effective February 28, Zoox announced in a press release. Read more

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British pound erases day's loss after Brexit vote

British pound erases its earlier loss and strengthens 0.2% against the dollar in late afternoon in U.S. ET after Theresa May's Brexit plan is overwhelmingly rejected by Parliament. Before the vote, the pound had weakened as much as 1.5% against the dollar. Read more

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McDonald's loses 'Big Mac' European trademark case to Irish fast-food chain ...

McDonald's Corp has lost its rights to the trademark "Big Mac" in a landmark European Union (EU) case ruling in favour of Ireland-based fast-food chain Supermac's, according to a decision by European regulators. Read more

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Google currency converter undergoes glitches, shows incorrect Pak rupee rates

KARACHI: Google's online currency converter showed miscalculations Tuesday night after citing incorrect values of various currencies against the Pakistani rupee. The converter had various currencies, including US dollar, euro, the United Arab Emirates ... Read more

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Global Telehealth Market 2019 Analysis : Philips Healthcare , Medtronic ...

Researchstore.biz recently disclosed a new report titled Global Telehealth Market Data Survey Report 2025 which states that the industry will grow with significant CAGR over the period between 2018 and 2025. The report has included various parameters ... Read more

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Denmark's DSV floats roughly $4 billion bid for Switzerland's Panalpina

ZURICH (Reuters) - Denmark's DSV (DSV.CO) launched a bid to buy Swiss logistics company Panalpina (PWTN.S) for around 4 billion Swiss francs ($4.05 billion), according to Reuters calculations, after pressure from an activist investor for Panalpina to ... Read more

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EU allows Greece to postpone deadline for coal plant bids

ATHENS (Reuters) - The European Commission has allowed Greece's Public Power Corp. (PPC) to postpone to late January a deadline for binding bids for three coal-fired plants, an energy ministry source said on Tuesday. Public Power Corp. (PPC) is ... Read more

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Have £5k to invest? This FTSE 100 leader could pay you for the next 50 years

Few firms in the FTSE 100 have such a critical job as the London Stock Exchange Group (LSE: LSE). This business is one of the most important financial companies in the world and is a leader in the provision of financial services, so much so that many ... Read more

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Brexit & Beyond: UK's May's Brexit Deal Looks Set for Big Rejection

To subscribe to the newsletter, please sign up here. MUST READS. Theresa May's Brexit Deal Looks Set for Big Rejection: The British Parliament looks set to reject a proposed Brexit deal by a huge margin Tuesday, a defeat that will likely trigger a ... Read more

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Traders Trim Top UK Stock ETF Holdings Before Brexit Vote

(Bloomberg) -- Some investors didn't want to take chances on U.K. stocks ahead of lawmakers' historic vote on a Brexit deal. Britain's biggest equity-focused exchange-traded fund iShares Core FTSE 100 UCITS ETF saw an outflow of 470,000 pounds ... Read more

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Ottawa's Mitel to power communications for Los Angeles Kings hockey team

This isn't the first play at major league sports for the 46-year firm, which also has deals in baseball and soccer. staples centre. The Los Angeles Kings' home arena, the Staples Centre. By: Techopia. Staff. Techopia Logo. Published: Jan 15, 2019 1 ... Read more

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Long Beach says sea-level rise will bring dire flooding to some neighborhoods

Rising sea levels are not only going to increasingly flood parts of Long Beach, but could leave the most vulnerable neighborhoods uninhabitable within a generation or two, according to a city presentation Monday night that drew more 300 residents ... Read more

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Britain's Luxury Carmakers Prepare for Worst as Brexit Looms

Aston Martin and Bentley Motors saw this crash coming -- but it's still going to sting. Speaking onstage at a conference in Detroit before and after the British Parliament rejected Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal, the chief executive officers ... Read more

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Morning News Call - India, January 16

To access the newsletter, click on the link: here If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: here FACTORS TO WATCH No major events are scheduled. LIVECHAT - EUROPE FOCUS We will be chatting with Derek Halpenny, ... Read more

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Woman Riding Cart and Drinking Wine from Pringles Can Banned from Walmart

Walmart has totally betrayed their target demographic. Don't worry -- they still say "Merry Christmas," in case for one fleeting moment you forgot about every year's biggest holiday. But they have banned a Texas woman who was riding around their stoor ... Read more

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Long Beach says sea-level rise will bring dire flooding to some neighborhoods

Rising sea levels are not only going to increasingly flood parts of Long Beach, but could leave the most vulnerable neighborhoods uninhabitable within a generation or two, according to a city presentation Monday night that drew more 300 residents ... Read more

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Google currency converter undergoes glitches, shows incorrect Pak rupee rates

KARACHI: Google's online currency converter showed miscalculations Tuesday night after citing incorrect values of various currencies against the Pakistani rupee. The converter had various currencies, including US dollar, euro, the United Arab Emirates ... Read more

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Marketing spending growth hits wall at UK companies on Brexit fears - survey

(Reuters) - A six-year run of marketing spending growth at British companies ended in the final quarter of 2018 as uncertainty over Britain's impending exit from the European Union led companies to clamp down on costs, a survey showed on Wednesday. Read more

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British pound erases day's loss after Brexit vote

British pound erases its earlier loss and strengthens 0.2% against the dollar in late afternoon in U.S. ET after Theresa May's Brexit plan is overwhelmingly rejected by Parliament. Before the vote, the pound had weakened as much as 1.5% against the dollar. Read more

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Brexit And Share Prices: Already In The Market?

On a grey day in the City of London, on the eve of the British parliament's vote on Mrs May's Brexit deal, it was business as usual, but in a rather subdued fashion. There was relatively little trading ahead of the vote on Brexit, in which Theresa May ... Read more