Vodafone Shares Falls As Talks with Liberty Global Plc Are Confirmed

On Friday, the second leading mobile operator in the world, Vodafone, disclosed that it was having talks with the largest cable operator in Europe – Liberty Global Plc regarding. Earlier on, there were speculations that the two companies would enter into a merger, which could have turned them into a £100-billion telecoms powerhouse. This speculation...
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Avago Share Price Soars High, Following an Acquisition of Broadcom Corp

To put the company into a better competitive position, Avago Technologies Ltd recently acquired Broadcom Corp at $35-billion. The company majors in manufacturing chips for wireless communication. This acquisition improved the value of the company to $70 billion and caused the Broadcom shares to surge by 20 percent, within a single day. Currently, the market...
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SABMiller Plc Shares Gained Following the Acquisition of UK Craft Brewer Meantime

The leading brewing company worldwide, SABMiller, recently acquired Meantime Brewing Company for a sum that was not disclosed. This purchase gave SABMiller a firm footing in the rapidly growing craft beer market. Under the leadership of Nick Miller, the company reported that it would increase sales in the industry and even explore the exportation opportunities...
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McDonald’s invents a New Menu

For the first quarter this year, the McDonald’s recorded a drop. Although the sales recorded at the end of this quarter was a bit low, the drop was not as much as it had initially been predicted. In a bid to reverse this trend, the McDonald’s has been making a number of changes, aimed at...
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EUR/USD Currency Pair is strengthening

EUR/USD After ascending to the 1.1250 mark, the EUR/USD currency pair dropped to 1.1100. However, it recently strengthened to hit the 1.1265 mark, despite the U.S Jobless predicted effects. This may partly be attributed to the increased bond yields in Germany. Throughout the Asian session, this pair remained high and traded with low volatility. With...
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Oil & Ruble Not Seen To Be Russia’s Main Concerns

The struggling economy in Russia is already facing more challenges, including currency volatility, deteriorating oil prices and sanctions by the West. However, Arkady Dvorkovich, the prime minister, feels that this is not likely to affect the economy. Despite the 0.6 percent economic growth in the country in 2014, the dropping oil prices are likely to...
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Appreciation of the Dollar

EUR/USD Having ranged in the low level for a while now, the EUR/USD currency pair hit a new level (1.0600) on Friday, closer to its support level (1.0550). This change may be attributed to the shift by FOMC members in accordance with the hawkish comments from, which cause the dollar to strengthen. This downward trend...
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Could Passwords Become Extinct?

For years people used checks for paying for things without ever giving it a second thought that they may one day become obsolete, then along came the debit card and all that changed. Could the same thing be happening with passwords? If recent trends are any indication, then the answer to this would be a...
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