Monthly Archives:  December 2009

  • BAA wins appeal against sale of UK airports

    Full Story | 21st December 2009
    BAA has won an appeal against a Competition Commission ruling that it must sell three of its British airports, including Stansted and Gatwick. BAA, which has won appeal against a ruling that it have to .
  • S&P adding Visa, 4 others to 500 index

    Full Story | 13th December 2009
    NEW YORK (AP) — Standard & Poor’s will add Mead Johnson Nutrition Co., Visa Inc., Ross Stores Inc., Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. and SAIC Inc., to the S&P 500 index. S&P said Friday it is .
  • Australia Increases Benchmark Interest Rate to 3.75%

    Full Story | 1st December 2009
    Dec. 1 (Bloomberg) — Australia’s central bank raised its benchmark interest rate by a quarter percentage point for an unprecedented third straight month as evidence mounts that the nation’s economy is strengthening. Reserve Bank Governor .