Posts Tagged ‘world’

Canadian banks oppose stock exchange merger: report (AFP/File)

AFP/File – Four of Canada’s biggest banks plan to attack a proposed merger of the London and Toronto stock exchanges, fearing the Canadian city will lose clout as a financial hub, a report said Wednesday.

FTSE knocked by rising oil prices (AFP/File)

AFP/File – Leading London stocks dipped on Wednesday as rising oil prices trumped regional company activity, including a takeover and annual earnings.

FTSE down 0.06% at open (AFP)

AFP – Key stock markets dipped at open on Wednesday as oil prices retreated and Tokyo shares rose.