Trading Update
13-Aug-14, 9:35am:

Stocks Rebound After Ukrainian Rumours Sees DAX Lower

The DAX remains sensitive to concerns over a Russian aid convoy, with the FTSE seeing several stocks trade ex-dividend.

Update by Mark Priest, Market Analyst,
14-Aug-14, 12:05pm: In this trading update, Michael Hewson looks at the impact of geopolitical tensions and weak data on key European markets.

The DAX and the Euro Decline as Ukraine Tensions and Weak Data Weigh

Update by Gordon Childs, Editor,
15-Aug-14, 9:24am: A perceived lessening of tensions with Russia saw stock markets close mostly higher, with a mixed start expected this morning.

Update by Adrien Cohen, Market Analyst,
15-Aug-14, 10:31am:

Berkshire Hathaway Shares Top $200,000

With Warren Buffet’s investment fund reaching a milestone price for its Class A shares, IG considers whether it can continue to rise.

Update by
15-Aug-14, 5:09pm:

US Crude Oil Prices Slip Despite Bullish Factors

With WTI crude prices falling in the face of geoplitical tensions and US driving season, Jasper Lawler looks at why this is and the potential technical outlook for the commodity.

Update by Jasper Lawler, Market Analyst,