The City

This DIY investor manages his £1m portfolio. Two experts tell him what he's doing wrong

For more than 30 years Robert Mohamed worked in investment banks in Britain, America and the Middle East. Now 56, he is able to draw on his private pension savings, worth more than £1m.<p>With his background, he is perhaps not the typical “DIY” investor, but he faces the same challenges.<p>He must ensure …

Finance

The U.S. has won the battle on oil — and is poised to win the war

The world’s commentating class has been too quick to write off the U.S. as an economic and strategic hegemon.<p>Over the last week the International …

Oil

$4tn wealth transfer sparks battle for kids of the rich

and<p>It is set to be one of the biggest intergenerational wealth transfers in history. When baby boomers, who are now in their 60s and 70s, pass their …

Wealth

Infosys buyback to begin on November 30

The IT bellwether has set the last date of settlement of bids on the stock exchange on Dec 26

Infosys

India’s highest credit rating in decades makes Narendra Modi’s job harder

Rating Timeline. Graphic: Bloomberg<p><b>New Delhi/Mumbai:</b> Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s wriggle room to relax his deficit targets just got reduced by …

Economy

Moody’s withdraws RCom’s ratings after debt default

Moody's Investors Service has withdrawn Reliance Communications Limited’s (RCom) Ca corporate family rating (CFR) and its negative outlook after the …

Moody's Investors Service

Norm Coleman says he would have beaten Al Franken in 2008 if groping photo had been public

Former U.S. Sen. and St. Paul Mayor Norm Coleman said he would have beaten Al Franken in the hotly contested 2008 Senate race if a photo of Franken …

Al Franken

Gear up for Black Friday like a pro

Cape Town - On Friday November 24 South African bargain hunters will start queuing at the break of dawn; game faces on and shopping trolleys at the …

Business (South Africa)

Investors flock to world’s top direct lending fund

When Intermediate Capital Group announced last week it had €5.2bn in dry powder as a result of the largest direct lending fundraising globally this …

Finance

Lloyds' Avios Reward credit cardholders report fraudulent activity

Concerns raised over data breachLloyds has admitted that a number of its Avios Rewards credit card customers have been targeted by fraudulent …

Banking

Does It Get Any Weirder Than This? Dow Drops 100 Points, Nasdaq Gains Ahead of Short Thanksgiving Week

OK. it does. But still. The major market indexes finished the week mixed following a weird day that saw the <b>Dow Jones Industrial Average</b> drop 100 …

Markets

Losses in auto asset backed loans low: Moody’s

Moody’s Investors Service on Saturday said that losses in auto asset backed loans are currently low on an average and the trend would continue in the …

Moody's Investors Service

Summa Health's financial losses slow

The past three months, particularly October, have been profitable for Summa Health. This is relatively encouraging for the health system, which lost …

Moody's Investors Service

CN Rail says it will be hiring thousands as shipments surge

WINNIPEG, Manitoba/MONTREAL, Nov 17 (Reuters) — Canadian National Railway Co plans to extend its biggest hiring blitz in three years into 2018, as it …

Canadian News

Economy is not out of wood despite rating upgrade: Manmohan

Kochi, Nov 18 (PTI) The NDA government should not be "lured into false belief" that the economy is out of the wood, former prime minister Manmohan …

Manmohan Singh

The choice

Yesterday we mocked Mills here on this righteous blog. Today we commiserate. We feel your pain, moisters. You get all schooled up and brimming with …

Credit Suisse

Carney and Bank of England reach out to Liverpool

[MUSIC PLAYING]<p>This is a very important period in the UK's economic history.<p>Mark Carney and some of the Bank of England's other top officials were in …

Economics

Newspaper headlines: Takeaway container tax and jungle rescue

"Rescued!" is the headline on the front of the Daily Mail, which claims it helped find trapped explorer Benedict Allen from Papua New Guinea. It says it hired a helicopter and found him "deep in the jungle amid towering volcanic peaks".<p>A tax will be levied on plastic containers from takeaways in …

Damian Green

Market watch: Sensex, Nifty end on mixed note

<b>Mumbai:</b> The stock market ended on a mixed note for the week with benchmark Sensex registering a modest rise of 28.24 points, end at 33,342.80, while …

Business (India)

What you need to know on Wall Street today

<i>Welcome to Finance Insider, Business Insider's summary of the top stories of the past 24 hours. Sign up here to get the best of Business Insider delivered direct to your inbox.</i><p>If you spend any time on Twitter and follow any media industry people, you'll often come away dizzy, and fairly certain …

Business

LIVE: England Women v Canada Women

• Red Roses take on Canada in the opening game of the Old Mutual Wealth Series<br>• Coverage starts at 7.05pm, kick-off at 730pm<br>• Red Roses team to face …

English Rugby

Deutsche Bank boss calls for 'common sense' consolidation among Europe's banks

Five months into the job, in November 2015, he told an industry conference that bankers were paid too much and that he couldn't understand why they …

UK News

Press Release: Inmarsat SB-Safety enters eval on United with Cobham - Runway Girl

Inmarsat, the world’s leading provider of global mobile satellite communications, and Cobham SATCOM, the leading manufacturer of satellite …

Aviation

Credit Suisse's Golub Sees Stocks Grinding Higher

November 17th, 2017, 10:26 PM UTC<p>Jonathan Golub, Credit Suisse chief U.S. equity strategist, discusses the outlook for U.S. stocks with Bloomberg's …

Business

Small-cap focus: logistics companies move on up

Logistics companies are vital to the modern economy, storing, shipping and delivering goods within countries and across borders.<p>Although the biggest …

Markets

Stocks, rupee climb as Moody’s upgrade cheers investors

The benchmark stock barometers, which climbed more than 1% during morning trading, surrendered some gains later in the session in the face of profit …

Stocks

Editors' Picks Daily: Do You Really Understand The 10-K?

While high yield plays seems to attract more eyes these days, we have a few contributors who are suggesting companies with high appreciation …

Business

Wall St. set to end week on whimper as tax changes mulled | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street was set to end the week on a muted note on Friday, with major indexes slipping modestly, as investors weighed the …

Markets

Venezuela is going through a messy economic default — here's all you need to know

Venezuela is negotiating with its international creditors how to restructure the repayment of $60 billion.<p>But despite the ongoing debt talks, …

Venezuela

Prepare to bet against bitcoin as it becomes civilised

In recent years, bitcoin has been the wild west of the financial world. Now, however, it is being civilised — a touch. In the coming weeks, the …

Bitcoin