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FTSE finishes higher ahead of Trump trade speech

UK stocks ended higher on Tuesday, with investors hoping for positive signs from an eagerly-awaited trade speech from President Trump and with the blue chip...

Tue, 12/11/2019 - 16:45


FTSE firmer on positive Vodafone, ITV updates

UK stocks traded higher on Tuesday, buoyed by positive earnings and sales updates from the likes of telecom giant Vodafone, television broadcaster ITV and Mr...

Tue, 12/11/2019 - 11:54


FTSE opens 0.2% higher, buoyed by positive Vodafone, ITV updates

UK stocks opened higher on Tuesday, buoyed by positive earnings and sales updates from the likes of telecom giant Vodafone, television broadcaster ITV and Mr...

Tue, 12/11/2019 - 08:56


UK stocks claw-back some losses, but still close down on the day

UK stocks clawed back some of their earlier losses on Monday as a mix of political tensions in Hong Kong and weaker than expected growth...

Mon, 11/11/2019 - 16:39


UK stocks accelerate to the downside at midday

UK stocks saw accelerated losses on Monday after a weak start in reaction to a violent escalation of political tensions in Hong Kong sent Asian...

Mon, 11/11/2019 - 12:07


FTSE opens 0.5% down amid escalation in Hong Kong tensions

UK stocks opened weaker on Monday after a violent escalation of political tensions in Hong Kong sent Asian exchanges lower.

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Mon, 11/11/2019 - 09:01


FTSE falls on Trump's mixed trade signals

UK stocks closed lower on Friday as comments from Donald Trump unsettled the markets, the President saying he hasn't agreed to roll back tariffs, as...

Fri, 08/11/2019 - 16:42


UK stocks cheapen as US-China trade hopes fade

UK stocks traded lower on Friday as US-China trade deal optimism began to fade and airline owner International Consolidated Airlines cut its earnings forecasts.

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Fri, 08/11/2019 - 11:40


UK stocks open 0.4% lower as US-China trade hopes fade

UK stocks opened lower on Friday as US-China trade deal optimism began to fade and airline owner International Consolidated Airlines cut its earnings forecasts.

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Fri, 08/11/2019 - 09:07


FTSE holds onto gains while chances of rate cut rise

The FTSE 100 held onto its gains on Thursday, lifted by positive earnings reports and hopes of progress on trade between the US and China....

Thu, 07/11/2019 - 16:27


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