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FTSE falls as oil majors weigh, Covid-19 cases cause concern

UK stocks traded lower on Monday, with oil companies weighing, as mounting Covid-19 cases stoked fears of a short-lived recovery in the global economy.

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Mon, 20/07/2020 - 12:02


UK stocks open 1% lower as oil plays weigh

UK stocks opened lower on Monday, with oil companies weighing, as mounting Covid-19 cases stoke fears of a short-lived recovery in the global economy....

Mon, 20/07/2020 - 08:40


Blue chips finish higher on recovery hopes, Rio Tinto's rise

UK stocks closed higher on Friday as investors held out hope that stimulus measures and vaccines would get the global economy through the Covid-19 crisis,...

Fri, 17/07/2020 - 17:29


FTSE firms as recovery hopes endure

UK stocks were in positive territory at lunchtime on Friday as investors held out hope that stimulus measures and vaccines would get the global economy...

Fri, 17/07/2020 - 11:55


UK stocks open 0.2% higher as recovery hopes endure

UK stocks notched modest gains in early trading on Friday as investors held out hope that stimulus measures and vaccines would get the global economy...

Fri, 17/07/2020 - 08:35


FSTE dips on jobless claims and US weakness

UK markets were weighed down as the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics showed that the number of people on UK payrolls fell...

Thu, 16/07/2020 - 17:14


FTSE pulled lower by rise in jobless claims

UK markets were weighed down as the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics showed that the number of people on UK payrolls fell...

Thu, 16/07/2020 - 12:06


Jobless figures weigh on UK markets; all bets are off for GVC

UK markets were weighed down as the latest figures showed that the number of people on UK payrolls fell by 469,000 between March and June...

Thu, 16/07/2020 - 09:23


FTSE 100 closes sharply higher bolstered by vaccine hopes and strong start on Wall Street

UK markets closed sharply higher on Wednesday, bolstered by a firm opening on Wall Street and early promise from a Covid-19 vaccine candidate.

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Wed, 15/07/2020 - 18:21


FTSE 100 continues rally into afternoon session bolstered by vaccine hopes

UK markets continued to climb through late morning on Wednesday, boosted by a firm overnight showing on Wall Street and early promise from a Covid-19...

Wed, 15/07/2020 - 12:31


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