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Sebi to come down hard on illiquid commodities

Sebi has been focusing on improving the risk management of commodity exchanges
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Craig Errington, head of advice firm Wesleyan, will next month take the helm at the group which aims to give smaller finance.
Barclays is facing a fresh probe by the City watchdog over a £7.3bn fundraising drive which saved it from collapse during the economic crisis.
Asked what makes Ted Baker unique, the fashion retailer’s quirky boss Ray Kelvin, 61, replies: ‘Cheeky, fun, huggy…I’m a big hugger.’ Certainly sounds a friendly enough sort of fellow. 
Bailed-out lender Royal Bank of Scotland is slashing 470 jobs and axing 158 branches as it battles back to health after nine years of losses.
Small lenders are ready to carve up the beleaguered Co-op Bank as doubts grow over its chances of finding a buyer.
Don’t believe the name or the hype. The Co-operative Bank is neither a true co-operative or ethical.
Germany's biggest lender is set to build a new headquarters in the City – underlining the finance world’s commitment to London.
Housebuilder Crest Nicholson was rocked by a shareholder revolt as the backlash against boardroom excess began following a string of bumper pay deals.
Profits at Next fell for the first time in eight years as the retailer admitted it had got its wrong by filling shops with fast fashion trends rather than wardrobe essentials.
Online gambling firm GVC Holdings lifted shareholders’ spirits along with the market as it announced a second special dividend for the year.
Losses of domestic paper makers have jumped 5 times in 12 months
The chipmaker's stock was rising after it beat estimates in its latest quarter.
Globally, iron ore prices have increased from $43.45 to $88 a tonne in one year
Today we’re going to head out to one of my favorite hunting grounds for cheap high-yield stocks: the midcap space. “Wait,” you may be thinking. “Haven’t midcap stocks been on a tear? How can there
In my last article, I talked about Apple’s (AAPL) destiny as a Dividend Aristocrat. The company doesn’t have even five years’ worth of payouts under its belt, but there are clear indicators that it wi
In the leveraged loan market, at least, the pet retail industry, led by Petco and PetSmart, has been struggling.
Big advertisers will likely return, but growth deceleration can still sting Google.
Friday’s durable-goods report should show business investment remains on an upswing.
Experts have argued for years over what the geopolitical consequences of climate change will be. Now we may have some answers.
A monopoly is marked by its ability to generate excessive profits. Union Pacific is clearly a monopolist based on this criterion.
Besides higher tax outgo, P-note issuers are worried about operational difficulties
General Motors saw its new vehicle sales drop by 15% in the first two months of 2017 in China. 2016 was a strong year for the company, with annual sales growth of 7.1% as full year sales reached 3.87
Apple has introduced a new low-cost iPad to replace the aging iPad Air 2 tablet, which was launched in 2014. The new device will have a starting price of $329, down from $399 for the Air 2, marking Ap
But the government has left prior period cases open for interpretation
Let’s say you want to lock in a passive retirement income of $80,000 per year. If you go with what most investors mistakenly see as the safest route, long-term US Treasuries, you’re going to need $
Most investors buy stocks and hope they’ll go up in price. They do nothing in the interim to generate cash flow from those stocks while they sit in their portfolio – like writing covered calls. “Wr
When there is surplus cotton in the country, why are mills importing the fibre? Spinners: are quick to provide the answer: High trash content, rampant adulteration and abnormal moisture content.A cro
Fundamental drivers can still move bank shares higher.
Move will benefit pulses exporting countries such as Canada, Australia
Doubts arise on need to allow more commexes to launch futures trading
Strong global cues and improved physical demand have lifted prices of majority of oils in Indore mandis barring soy oil with soy refined today being quoted at Rs 655-57 for 10 kg, while soy solvent r
On Thursday, Comex gold futures held below a 3-week peak hit the session before, with the dollar recovering from seven-week lows and markets waiting to see if US President Donald Trump is able to pu.
The Lead futures contract on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) surged 4 per cent on Wednesday, breaking above a key resistance point at around ?150 per kg. It is currently trading at around ?155 per
Wall Street lawyer Jay Clayton said the slowdown in public offerings is bad for investors.

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