Posts tagged: Rob Terry

Top of the market? - the series returns - part 5

Saturday, 18 March 2017, 4:53 pm

I rekindled my "top of the market?" series back in late December 2016 as the FTSE 100 index began to flirt with a recod high of 7100. Here is the link to that piece in case you don't recall:

https://www.betaville.co.uk/news/top-of-the-market-the-series-returns/

But since then the blue-chip index has powered on, closing yesterday at just over 7400...

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Daniel Stewart wields the axe

Wednesday, 29 June 2016, 12:00 am

There is more gloomy news from London's small cap stockbroking industry.

I hear Daniel Stewart, which has seen its shares suspended, has this week begun a major cull, possibly about a third of its work force.

Whether this latest purge is connected to Brexit or just an extension of the general malaise in the industry remains to be seen.

I asked Peter Shea, chief executive of Daniel Stewart, about the job losses but he declined to comment...

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