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The FTSE 100 returned 5.3% per year over the last 5 years. Here’s how I’m aiming for higher returns

09.09.2019, 10:58

Financial experts often say that shares, as an asset class, are capable of generating returns of around 8% per year or so over the long run. As such, many people base their retirement planning calculations on that kind of long-term return figure.

Eurex scraps fee to attract euro clearing from London ahead of Brexit

09.09.2019, 10:37

Deutsche Boerse's Eurex Clearing arm said on Monday it was scrapping booking fees for customers that want to switch clearing in over-the-counter derivatives to the Frankfurt operator ahead of Brexit.

Oil majors support FTSE 100; Intu jumps on M&A report

09.09.2019, 10:01

London's FTSE 100 inched up on Monday as shares of oil majors rose on hopes that Saudi Arabia's new energy minister will continue to support output cuts, while a fall in the local currency also aided the exporter-heavy bourse.

Dutch central bank to regulate crypto firms from Jan. 10, orders them to register

03.09.2019, 19:07

The Dutch central bank announced on Tuesday it would begin regulating companies that offer crypto-currency services beginning on Jan. 10 and said they must register to remain in business.

NTSB says Autopilot engaged in 2018 California Tesla crash

03.09.2019, 18:48

The National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday a Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model S was in Autopilot mode when it struck a fire truck in Culver City, California -- one of a series of crashes the board is investigating involving Tesla's driver assistance system.