Author: Dan Levi

Thursday Newspaper round up.

Up to 17.5m RBS customers were left without their money on Wednesday night were unable to access their accounts or withdraw money after the bank’s systems crashed. The bank issued on Twitter read: ‘We...

Wednesday Newspaper round up

Populist Venezuelan politician Hugo Chavez died last night, at the age of 58, due to complications from cancer, leaving behind a divided country. Nevertheless, he did admittedly end the social and political exclusion of...

Tuesday Newspaper round up.

Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust has slashed its exposure to UK equities by a third since the start of the year, to 200m pounds, in anticipation of a weaker pound and a correction in...

Monday Newspaper round up.

Vast reserves of oil and gas have been found off the coast of Lebanon which could transform the power and energy politics of the region, The Times reports. The discovery has drawn a “stampede”...

The Smallcap Oil & Gas Round Up.

It’s been a fantastic week for the BMD blog with lots of press interest. On the Oil front there’s been a busy week. So read on & enjoy The Famous Smallcap Oil & Gas...

Friday Newspaper roundup

China’s manufacturing sector grew more slowly in February, according to a survey that suggests the country’s recovery could be slackening. The official purchasing managers’ index dipped to 50.1 from 50.4 in January, data on...

Thursday Newspaper round up.

Shell last night announced it had shelved its controversial Arctic drilling plans after a series of failures in the quest for fresh oil supplies. The energy giant said it would halt exploration activity for...