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LONDON MARKET OPEN: Euro nears dollar parity ahead of US nonfarms

The FTSE 100 pulled back at the end of a turbulent week as traders await the latest US labour market update.

In the currency space,...

Fri, 08/07/2022 - 08:53

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Stocks higher; UK Prime Minister Johnson resigns

Stocks in London ended higher on Thursday with miners giving the FTSE 100 a lift, while a sharp rise in profit from Currys lifted the...

Thu, 07/07/2022 - 17:16

LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Miners, oil support FTSE amid UK politics drama

The FTSE 100 added more than 90 points and sterling rebounded off two-year lows after news that UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson intends to step...

Thu, 07/07/2022 - 12:23

LONDON MARKET OPEN: Oil supports FTSE as UK politics turmoil continues

A hawkish set of US Federal Reserve minutes and political turmoil in the UK weren't enough to stop the FTSE 100 extending recent gains....

Thu, 07/07/2022 - 09:08

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Stocks higher ahead of US Fed minutes

Stocks in London ended higher on Wednesday ahead of the release of the latest minutes from the US Federal Reserve, as the Brent oil price...

Wed, 06/07/2022 - 17:07

LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Stocks rebound but calm seen as unlikely to last

The FTSE 100 rebounded on Wednesday despite political uncertainty in the UK and anticipation ahead of the release of US Federal Reserve meeting minutes....

Wed, 06/07/2022 - 12:16

LONDON MARKET OPEN: abrdn and Trainline lead London's rebound

London stocks staged a recovery Wednesday morning after the previous session's sell-off, with abrdn leading the FTSE 100 higher and Trainline steaming to the top...

Wed, 06/07/2022 - 09:12

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Oil stocks pull FTSE 100 down on price slump

Monday's rally quickly become a distant memory for stocks in London, as fresh recession fears and a resulting fall in oil prices caused a sharp...

Tue, 05/07/2022 - 17:04

LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Stocks hit reverse and euro drops to 20-year low

The week's calm start had deteriorated by midday on Tuesday, with European stock prices tumbling and the euro hitting twenty-year lows against the dollar as...

Tue, 05/07/2022 - 12:24

LONDON MARKET OPEN: FTSE 100 hovers ahead of UK services PMI

European equities were steadying on Tuesday, though with the FTSE 100 lagging the bunch despite a well-received trading update from blue-chip grocer J Sainsbury.


Tue, 05/07/2022 - 08:55