Category: Finance

WAVERTON PORTFOLIO: Fund increases UK exposure in light of an expected strengthening in the pound

WAVERTON PORTFOLIO: Fund increases UK exposure in light of an expected strengthening in the pound

Waverton is an unfamiliar investment brand to most investors and financial advisers. But it is quietly gaining traction.

Based in London’s upmarket St James’s, home to many a secretive investment company, Waverton Investment Management now has more than £5billion of …

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Theresa May accuses EU of trying to ‘deliberately’ interfere in election

Theresa May accuses EU of trying to ‘deliberately’ interfere in election

Theresa May speaks outside Downing Street

cast herself in the role of Britain’s new Iron Lady yesterday with a blistering attack on the EU for trying to interfere in the general election and “run over us” in Brexit talks.

The …

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Murdoch ambitions hang in balance amid Fox News investigations

Murdoch ambitions hang in balance amid Fox News investigations

Bill Shine is out at Fox News

Rupert Murdoch and his sons have spent nearly a year trying to clean up the sexual harassment controversies at Fox News. Now comes the hard part.

The Murdochs’ handling of the allegations against …

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French election: Macron ‘most convincing’ in final debate

French election: Macron ‘most convincing’ in final debate

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Both candidates started off with fiery accusations

Media captionBoth candidates started off with fiery accusations

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron was more impressive than …

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Tories gain more than 150 council seats in best showing in a DECADE as Ukip face wipeout, Labour collapse and the Lib Dems falter – with Corbyn blamed by senior members of his own party for losses

Tories gain more than 150 council seats in best showing in a DECADE as Ukip face wipeout, Labour collapse and the Lib Dems falter – with Corbyn blamed by senior members of his own party for losses

Theresa May is on track for a big victory in the general election after racking up gains from Labour in local polls overnight – while the Ukip vote is crumbling.

As the results flow in, the Tories have already gained …

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How Facebook decides what violent and explicit content is allowed

How Facebook decides what violent and explicit content is allowed

Why Facebook struggles to take down violent videos quickly

As the company scrambles to deal with videos of suicide and murder posted on its platform, a report from The Guardian gives new insights into the uncomfortable role the social media …

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Are diamonds a rock solid investment? Investing in precious stones can make savings sparkle

Are diamonds a rock solid investment? Investing in precious stones can make savings sparkle

While the FTSE 100 index of companies is up just 10 per cent from where it was a decade ago, over the same period the price of pink diamonds has skyrocketed by an incredible 388 per cent.

Last month, a …

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The Latest: Senate intel asks WH for info on Russia meeting

The Latest: Senate intel asks WH for info on Russia meeting

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Latest on the report that President Donald Trump shared classified information with Russian officials (all times EDT):

11:50 a.m.

The Senate intelligence committee has reached out to the White House to request additional information on recent …

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Saudi Arabia: We could live with $40 oil in 2020

Saudi Arabia: We could live with $40 oil in 2020

Saudi Aramco CEO: IPO still on track for 2018

Saudi Arabia still loses sleep over the price of oil. Not for much longer.

The kingdom says it is making good progress on a plan to break its oil dependency and …

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