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UK stocks accelerate early gains at midday

UK stocks added to early gains on Tuesday, recouping a portion of Monday's devastating losses, as expectations grew that global central banks will act to...

Tue, 10/03/2020 - 12:13


UK stocks bounce 1.7% on central bank stimulus hopes

UK stocks bounced in early trade on Tuesday, recouping a portion of Monday's devastating losses, as expectations grew that global central banks will act to...

Tue, 10/03/2020 - 08:30


FTSE plunges on virus fears and oil price rout

UK stocks cratered on Monday after a decision by Saudi Arabia to slash oil prices even as the coronavirus was crimping demand sent oil stocks...

Mon, 09/03/2020 - 16:49


FTSE hammered as oil price rout hits BP, Royal Dutch Shell

UK stocks tumbled on Monday after a decision by Saudi Arabia to slash oil prices even as the coronavirus was crimping demand sent oil stocks...

Mon, 09/03/2020 - 11:52


UK stocks plummet 8.2% as oil price rout hammers Shell, BP

UK stocks tumbled 8.2% at the open on Monday after a decision by Saudi Arabia to slash oil prices even as the coronavirus was crimping...

Mon, 09/03/2020 - 08:30


Week closes with UK markets bloodbath as panic tightens its grip ahead of the weekend

It was an absolute bloodbath for UK shares on Friday as growth fears escalated from the spreading coronavirus outbreak, leaving markets staring down the barrel...

Fri, 06/03/2020 - 17:38


UK markets poised to end second week straight deep in the red

UK stocks plunged again on Friday leaving investors braced for a second straight week of losses as growth fears escalate from the spreading coronavirus outbreak....

Fri, 06/03/2020 - 12:20


FTSE slumps 1.5% as coronavirus spreads in UK, US

UK stocks continued their downward spiral on Friday as the coronavirus continued to spread rapidly around the world, including in the UK and US....

Fri, 06/03/2020 - 08:21


FTSE closes sharply down

The FTSE 100 resumed its downward trend on Thursday falling 1.5% to 6,715 points as profit warnings and the collapse of airline FlyBe rattled investors....

Thu, 05/03/2020 - 16:40


FTSE slides again on profit warnings and FlyBe failure

The FTSE 100 resumed its downward trend on Thursday falling 1.8% to 6,694 points as profit warnings and the collapse of airline FlyBe rattled investors....

Thu, 05/03/2020 - 12:24


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