JPMorgan has become the world's largest currency trader
American financial holding JPMorgan Chase has become the world's largest currency trader by market share, the finversia.ru project writes referring to the results of the poll of the Euromoney Institutional Investor. Citigroup, which topped ...
Car production in Britain rose in April by 5.3%
In April 2018, car production in the UK increased by 5.3% compared to the same month in 2017 to 127 thousand 952 cars, according to the British Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders. The increase in output was facilitated by the strengthening ...
Economy of Estonia in the first quarter increased by 3.6%
The economy of Estonia in the first quarter increased by 3.6% to 5 billion 700 million euros at current prices, according to the statistical agency of the country. The GDP of Estonia, adjusted for seasonality, decreased by 0.1% compared to ...
Retail sales in the UK rose 1.6% in April
The volume of retail sales in the UK increased in April compared to March by 1.6% and compared with April last year - by 1.4%, according to the Office for National Statistics. Analysts had expected growth of the first indicator by 0.9%, the ...
Consumer sentiment in Germany deteriorated in May
The indicator of consumer sentiment in Germany declined in May to 10.7 points from 10.8 points a month earlier, a poll of about 2 thousand Germans conducted by the Nuremberg Institute of GfK showed. Consumer sentiment declines for two consecutive ...
Tiffany increased its quarterly profit by 53%
The world's second largest jewelry retailer, Tiffany, in the first financial quarter ended April, increased its net profit by 53% year-on-year to 142 million 300 thousand dollars. The US company's revenue amounted to 1 billion 33 million dollars, ...
Marks & Spencer cut its annual profit 2.6 times
The British chain of department stores Marks & Spencer Group following the results of the financial year, which ended March 31, reported about the drop in pre-tax profit by 62%, or 2.6 times, to 66 million 800 thousand pounds sterling. ...
Consumer prices in the UK rose by 0.4% in April
Consumer prices in the UK rose in April by 0.4% compared to March, when growth was 0.1%. In annual terms, inflation slowed to 2.4% from 2.5%, according to the Office for National Statistics. Analysts had predicted the growth of the first indicator ...
China intends to reduce the duty on imports of cars by 10%
The State Council of China decided to lower the duty on the import of cars from 25%, operating for more than 10 years, to 15%, Bloomberg reports with reference to informed sources. Decrease in the duty on import of cars is a favorable factor ...