Shire, commodity stocks lift FTSE to 10-week high

Apr 19 2018

The UK’s top share index rose on Thursday as surging crude oil prices boosted commodity stocks and Shire’s shares jumped as bid talk heated up.

Commodity stocks lift FTSE to 10-wk high; pricing worries hit Unilever

Apr 19 2018

The UK’s top share index rose as surging crude oil prices boosted commodity stocks, while consumer goods giant Unilever fell on worries over its pricing power.

Modi to hold bilateral talks with Hasina, 10 others on CHOGM sidelines

Apr 19 2018

Modi is scheduled to hold bilateral meetings, including with his counterparts from Bangladesh, Australia and the President of Seychelles, on the sidelines of CHOGM.

Unilever confident shareholders will agree to go Dutch

Apr 19 2018

Unilever believes shareholders will support it moving primary HQ to Netherlands, even though there is reticence among investors who may be forced to sell their shares.

PM Modi pays floral tributes at Basaveshwara bust in London

Apr 18 2018

Modi paid floral tributes at the bust of 12th century Lingayat philosopher and social reformer Basaveshwara at Albert Embankment Gardens on banks of Thames.

PM Modi welcomed by Prince Charles at exhibition in London

Apr 18 2018

Modi was welcomed by Britain's Prince Charles at an exhibition organised to celebrate India's role in the history of science and technology.

BoE expects big switch from Libor to start in earnest

Apr 18 2018

Financial markets should start accelerating efforts to ditch Libor in favour of the Bank of England’s revamped interest rate benchmark being launched next week, BoE said

Post-Brexit UK will be just as important to India, says Modi

Apr 18 2018

Britain will be just as important to India after it leaves the EU as it is now, PM Narendra Modi told his British counterpart Theresa May, May’s spokeswoman said.

Corporate earnings and sterling push FTSE higher

Apr 18 2018

A positive start to the first-quarter earnings season and a softening pound triggered by weak inflation data helped to lift Britain’s FTSE 100 index on Wednesday.

Soaring aluminium prices to diverge from LME after Rusal sanction

Apr 18 2018

Aluminium prices in US have soared and are expected to diverge from those traded on the LME after the US Treasury Department imposed sanctions on Rusal.

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