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LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Pound falls again as government debt bill soars

Stocks were lower in Europe on Thursday, though London blue-chips were benefiting from a weaker pound, as investors prepared for a second day of testimony...

Thu, 23/06/2022 - 12:30

LONDON MARKET OPEN: Shares down as UK government borrowing costs leap

London stocks prices were lower early Thursday, as UK investors joined the selling seen in other European markets, while also digesting another reminder of the...

Thu, 23/06/2022 - 09:08

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: UK rally hits wall after dovish Powell comments

Stocks in London went into reverse on Wednesday, putting a halt to the positive start to the week, despite a decent start to the US...

Wed, 22/06/2022 - 17:16

LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Pound, oil and stocks down ahead of Fed remarks

London market participants were pulling back some of the week's price gains on Wednesday, after confirmation that UK inflation continues to run hot.

Investors also...

Wed, 22/06/2022 - 12:12

LONDON MARKET OPEN: UK inflation exceeds 9%; US Fed testimony ahead

The market stability with which the week began was looking fragile early Wednesday, with European equities following Asia lower on renewed worries about the familiar...

Wed, 22/06/2022 - 09:02

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: FTSE 100 moves green, midcaps halted by strikes

The FTSE 100 edged into the green on Tuesday, aided by a risk-on appetite from US investors who returned from a long holiday in a...

Tue, 21/06/2022 - 17:11

LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Prices firm as US reopens, investors look ahead

Investors were showing more confidence on Tuesday, after a positive day for equity markets on Monday and with New York called to open higher after...

Tue, 21/06/2022 - 12:35

LONDON MARKET OPEN: FTSE 100 extends rally as traders await NY return

The FTSE 100 continued its strong start to the week on Tuesday, shaking off recent concerns over rising interest rates and recession risks.


Tue, 21/06/2022 - 08:54

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Risk appetite returns after week of heavy losses

Stocks in London kicked off the new week on the front foot, with risk appetite returning following the heavy selling last week, with the FTSE...

Mon, 20/06/2022 - 17:02

LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Shares find support after week to forget

Investors on Monday were coming to terms with the recent flurry of interest rate hikes and economic growth warnings, with company updates and activity also...

Mon, 20/06/2022 - 12:37