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UK stocks recover only modestly as coronavirus fears persist

UK stocks eked out modest gains in early trading on Tuesday, recovering only a small portion of Monday's heavy losses sparked by concerns about the...

Tue, 28/01/2020 - 09:08


UK stocks close sharply down

UK stocks slumped on Monday as the Chinese death toll from a coronavirus outbreak rose to 81 and new cases were reported around the world,...

Mon, 27/01/2020 - 16:36


UK stocks remain under pressure at midday

UK stocks slumped on Monday as the Chinese death toll from a coronavirus outbreak rose to 81 and new cases were reported around the world....

Mon, 27/01/2020 - 13:05


FTSE opens 1.5% lower as coronavirus death toll rises to 81

UK stocks slumped in early trade on Monday as the Chinese death toll from a coronavirus outbreak rose to 81 and new cases were reported...

Mon, 27/01/2020 - 09:01


UK stocks climb as economy returns to growth

UK stocks surged on Friday following relief among investors as the World Health Organisation held fire on declaring coronavirus a global emergency.

In addition, PMI...

Fri, 24/01/2020 - 16:44


FTSE surges on PMI data

UK stocks gained significantly in mid-morning on Friday after new PMI data suggested the economy has expanded following the general election, raising the possibility that...

Fri, 24/01/2020 - 12:03


UK stocks jump 1.3% as China virus fears cool

UK stocks opened substantially higher on Friday after the World Health Organisation stopped short of calling a coronavirus outbreak originating in China a global health...

Fri, 24/01/2020 - 08:47


UK stocks slump as coronavirus spreads and trade tensions mount

Major UK indexes closed firmly in the red on Thursday as coronavirus worries and trade tensions gripped investors.

The benchmark FTSE 100 index fell...

Thu, 23/01/2020 - 17:02


UK stocks in decline as US-Europe trade spat worries escalate and coronavirus spread fears take grip

Major UK indexes remain entrenched in a tailspin at midday on Thursday as investors continue to fret over a possible escalation of a trade dispute...

Thu, 23/01/2020 - 12:35


Coronavirus fears and US-Europe trade wars see FTSE 100 open lower

The FTSE 100 opened down in early morning trading, falling just over 0.45%, close to the 7,500 mark, as trade tensions between the US and...

Thu, 23/01/2020 - 09:44


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