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Wall St. drops as Treasury yields surge

(Reuters) – A surge in U.S. government bond yields to their highest level in almost seven years sent Wall Street shares sliding on Tuesday after strong retail sales data stoked inflation concerns and investors fretted…


Wall St. slides on inflation fears, trade jitters

(Reuters) – A surge in U.S. government bond yields to their highest level in almost 7 years sent Wall Street shares sliding on Tuesday after strong retail sales data stoked inflation concerns and investors fretted…




Hargreaves Lansdown reaps benefits after Barclays glitch

Bristol-based investment shop Hargreaves Lansdown is still luring in angry Barclays’ customers impacted by the banking giant’s botched switchover last summer.  The FTSE 100 broker told investors on Tuesday that it added 60,000 new clients and £3.3bn…


U.S. retail sales increase moderately in April

(Reuters) – U.S. retail sales increased moderately in April as rising gasoline prices weighed on discretionary spending, but consumer spending appeared on track to accelerate after slowing sharply in the first quarter. FILE PHOTO: A…