Chief Executive Larry Fink has warned company boards to step up efforts to tackle climate change, marking a significant shift in the public stance of the world’s biggest investment manager amid mounting concerns about global warming.
If you have gone to Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) Inc’s internet home page since mid-December, it would be reasonable to wonder if you had stumbled into some kind of parallel universe.
Earnings at big U.S. banks, scheduled for next week, will show mixed results, as lower interest rates offset higher trading revenue.
This past year was one of the best since the financial crisis for fixed-income returns.
Since 2017, trustees of UK and non-UK trusts which incur a UK tax liability have been obliged to register certain information with HMRC on the Trust Registration Service (TRS).
SINGAPORE stocks rose on Tuesday, erasing the previous day’s losses, as further signs of thawing tensions between the US and China bolstered optimism.
It is no secret that Korea’s banks face dreary prospects at home: economic growth is slowing and competition is intense, putting pressure on profits.
The three main U.S. stock indexes closed higher on Monday as investors looked ahead to the signing of the preliminary U.S.-China trade deal on Wednesday. Corporate earnings for the fourth quarter will also start to roll in this week.
Bond yields edged higher while a gauge of global equity markets hit a record high on Monday, lifted by optimism over the planned signing this week of a U.S.-China trade deal and hopes the start of the U.S. corporate earnings season will not disappoint.
- Stocks hit record ahead of U.S.-China trade deal, dollar gains (Reuters: Jan 13, 2020 at 8:20 PM)
Stocks closed higher Monday, with the Dow rising 83 points, the S&P 500 gaining 0.7$ and the Nasdaq Composite advancing 1%.