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LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Selling as companies and economists give warning

More warnings about the precarious state of the global economy, combined with rapidly rising interest rates around the world, were pushing down share prices on...

Wed, 08/06/2022 - 12:47


LONDON MARKET OPEN: Melrose provides bright spot in dim early trade

Share prices in London opened slightly lower on Wednesday amid downbeat outlooks from companies such as Aveva and Wizz Air; however Melrose Industries was bucking...

Wed, 08/06/2022 - 09:16


LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Stocks close lower on gloomy day for retailers

Stocks in London tipped into the red at the close on Tuesday after a strong session for the natural resources sector couldn't quite balance out...

Tue, 07/06/2022 - 17:12


LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Shares weaken as M&A activity fails to give lift

Stock prices were lower globally on Tuesday as concerns about weakening consumer demand and rising interest rates came back into focus, with turmoil in Westminster...

Tue, 07/06/2022 - 12:36


LONDON MARKET OPEN: M&A, not politics, to fore in flat early trade

The pound was lower early Tuesday, but the London stock market wasn't reacting at all to a large rebellion against the UK prime minister by...

Tue, 07/06/2022 - 09:19


LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Stocks green; sterling strong ahead of UK PM vote

Stocks in London closed in the green on Monday in a strong start to the week after a four-day break, with as oil majors and...

Mon, 06/06/2022 - 17:12


LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Pound up as UK PM expected to survive Tory poll

The pound was rising on Monday amid expectations that UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson will survive a non-confidence vote, ushering in a period of stability...

Mon, 06/06/2022 - 12:32


LONDON MARKET OPEN: China easing and M&A give London post-holiday lift

London returned to trading after its long holiday weekend with some pep, amid better economic news from China and acquisition activity in the FTSE 100....

Mon, 06/06/2022 - 09:11


LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Stocks retreat as inflation concerns persist

Stocks in London began the month of June on the backfoot on Wednesday, as investors show a distinct lack of jubilation ahead of the long...

Wed, 01/06/2022 - 17:21


LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Slowing factory growth undermines stock rally

Disappointing economic health indicators from all corners of the globe were foiling the London market's attempt on Wedneday to end a three-day week on the...

Wed, 01/06/2022 - 12:25


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