Monthly Archives:  May 2011

  • Market News

    Full Story | 31st May 2011
    European Markets European markets are called to open flat this morning. Asian Markets   Asian stocks swung between gains and losses after reports showed consumer spending in the U.S. increased less than economists’ estimates and .
  • Euro Rises on Optimism Over Greece Aid

    Full Story | 31st May 2011
    The euro climbed to a three-week high versus the dollar, while Asian stocks and U.S. equity-index futures rose on speculation European nations will pledge more funds to repair Greece’s finances. Wheat sank the most in .
  • Samsung Asks Apple to Show Next iPhone, iPad

    Full Story | 30th May 2011
    Samsung Electronics Co. sought a court order to force Apple Inc. (AAPL) to disclose iPhone and iPad models under development, claiming it needs the information to defend against allegations of copying. Samsung must see the .
  • Samsung Asks Apple to Show Next iPhone, iPad

    Full Story | 30th May 2011
    Samsung Electronics Co. sought a court order to force Apple Inc. (AAPL) to disclose iPhone and iPad models under development, claiming it needs the information to defend against allegations of copying. Samsung must see the .
  • Euro Weakens on Greek Debt Concerns

    Full Story | 30th May 2011
    The euro weakened for the first time in three days versus the dollar, while oil and copper fell in New York on concern European governments will struggle to resolve the region’s debt crisis amid a .
  • Market News

    Full Story | 30th May 2011
    European Markets   European markets are called to open flat this morning. The London Stock Exchange is closed for Spring Break. Asian Markets Asian stocks swung between gains and losses after reports showed consumer spending .
  • Market News

    Full Story | 27th May 2011
    European Markets   European markets are called to open positive this morning.   Asian Markets   Asian stocks advanced, paring the benchmark index’s fourth weekly loss, and commodities climbed after leaders of the Group of .
  • Japan Fitch Rating Revised to Negative

    Full Story | 27th May 2011
    Japan had its outlook lowered to negative from stable by Fitch Ratings. “Japan’s sovereign credit-worthiness is under negative pressure from rising government indebtedness,” saidAndrew Colquhoun, head of Fitch’s Asia-Pacific Sovereigns team, in a statement today. .
  • PayPal Sues Google Over Mobile Payment Secrets

    Full Story | 27th May 2011
    Google Inc. was sued by PayPal Inc., the fastest-growing unit at online marketplace EBay Inc. (EBAY), over claims it misappropriated trade secrets from PayPal’s mobile- payment business. Osama Bedier, a former PayPal executive now at .