I'm going to make no apology for returning to the subject of central bankers that was addressed in this space by my colleague Paul Hodkinson last week.
... * FTSE 100 up 0.8 pct; dropped 2.6 pct last week. * Shire up 2.6 pct on new AbbVie offer. * Sports Direct boosted by partnership with MySale.
Citigroup is scheduled to report second-quarter results today before U.S. markets open. Photograph: Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg. Citigroup Inc. (C:US) and U.S.
... * Marks the biggest acquisition in Lindt's history. * Price of transaction not disclosed. * Analysts surprised by choice of non-luxury U.S.
Bombardier released (13-Jul-2014) its 2014 20-year forecast for the commercial aircraft markets. The company predicts 13,100 deliveries in the 20- to 149-seat commercial aircraft market, worth more than USD658 billion.