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Sterling gains hold FTSE 100 back while mid-cap earnings boost shares

May 24 2018

Gains in sterling sparked by better retail sales data bruised Britain’s internationally-exposed FTSE 100 index, while a recovery in commodities helped limit losses.

FTSE 100 set to extend winning streak as bid for ZPG fuels M&A trend

May 11 2018

Yet another M&A deal stole the spotlight in British stocks trading as a $3 billion bid sent Zoopla owner ZPG surging 30%, while the FTSE 100 steadied after a strong run.

Takeda makes $61 billion bid for drugmaker Shire: Sources

Apr 19 2018

Takeda Pharmaceutical has made a bid for Shire that values the London-listed drugmaker at around $61 bn, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

Britain's GKN nears deal with Dana over auto unit tie-up: Sources

Mar 07 2018

Britain’s GKN is in advanced talks over a merger of its automotive unit with Dana, a deal that would complicate Melrose’s hostile bid for the FTSE 100 company.

Recovery rally for European stocks as cyclicals make a comeback

Nov 16 2017

The pan-European STOXX 600 index climbed 0.4 percent, with the cyclicals-heavy DAX .GDAXI up 0.5 percent.

Earnings disappointments mar European share trading

Nov 06 2017

The pan-European STOXX 600 traded flat by 0825 GMT, but trading was rocked by sharp falls from Dutch firms SBM Offshore and Vopak.

European shares edge higher as SocGen weighs on banks after resul

Nov 03 2017

The pan-European STOXX 600 index was up 0.1 percent, set for its second week of gains in a row.

European shares start November on a two-year high, DAX catches up

Nov 01 2017

At 0835 GMT, the pan-European STOXX 600 rose 0.6 percent to 397.43 points, a level last seen in August 2015.

European shares open sideways as earning roll in, Spain rebounds

Oct 30 2017

The pan-European STOXX 600 index was down 0.1% but Spain’s IBEX benchmark rose, led by Caixabank and Banco de Sabadell, shares in which rose 4.2% and 3.6% respectively.

Cyber breaches have cost shareholders billions since 2013: report

Apr 12 2017

Cyber security breaches erode companies' share prices permanently, with financials the worst hit, a study has found.

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