Decline in Services Increases Spain’s Unemployment in October
With an easing in the service sector, Spain’s unemployment rose by 82.3 thousand in October against a rise of 26.1 thousand in September. This is the highest since October 2013.
What’s the Harding Loevner International Equity Portfolio’s Strategy?
The Harding Loevner International Equity Portfolio invests in developed markets except the US and in established companies from emerging and frontier markets.
OIGAX: What Factors Have Supported Its Strong Performance?
The Oppenheimer International Growth Fund – Class A (OIGAX) has been in existence since March 1996.
Spain’s Manufacturing Activity Hit 2-Month Low in December
According to Markit, Spain’s manufacturing PMI increased to 53.0 in December, a decline of 0.1 points from November’s reading of 53.1.
Celgene Falls on Profit Booking, IBB Large-Caps Fall by 0.5%
Celgene (CELG) fell by 2.5% on December 28, 2015. The stock fell on profit booking after it closed at $122.07 on December 23, 2015.
How Stock Picks Helped the Putnam Europe Equity Fund in September
The Putnam Europe Equity Fund Class A fell by 3.0% in September from the previous month. Strong stock picks across sectors led to its strong performance.
Spain’s Economy Is Facing a Deleveraging Dilemma
The ratio between government debt and the GDP (gross domestic product) for Spain has been rising at a high rate. It reached 97.7% by the end of 2015.
Services Lead the Jump in Spain’s September Unemployment Data
Spain is one of the fastest-growing regions in the Eurozone. However, its increasing unemployment rate has become the biggest concern for the country’s policymakers.