World stocks mostly halted their recent rally on Wednesday before the latest policy signal from the U.S. central bank, while UK stocks and bonds fell after Bank of England minutes showed two rate-setters voted to raise interest rates earlier this month.
Sales at the Danish brewer Carlsberg have been hit by falling consumption in Russia and Ukraine. Russia beer volumes declined by between 6% and 7% in the second quarter due to the "uncertain macroenvironment" and "weak economic development", ...
standard chartered StanChart has to pay $300 million for failing to follow New York rules about money laundering. NEW YORK (CNNMoney).
APPLE SHARES returned to triple figures for the first time since September 2012 on Tuesday, as excitement builds ahead of its launch of the iPhone 6 and so-called iWatch.
American Home-building hits Eight-month High in July. US residential construction rebounded in July, growing 15.7 percent, the fastest pace in eight months and offering hope of regained momentum in the sector after two months of declines.