FTSE climbs to seven week high as financials rise

Apr 23 2018 | 1 hrs ago

The UK’s top share index rose as a rise in bond yields buoyed financials and an appetite for risk returned at the beginning of a busy week of company updates.

Britain's FTSE starts the week flat as consumer goods weigh

Apr 23 2018 | 8 hrs ago

At 0832 GMT, the FTSE 100 was down 0.1 percent while most European bourses also traded in negative territory.

UK windows retailer Safestyle warns on profit, scraps dividend

Apr 23 2018 | 10 hrs ago

Safestyle said its 2018 revenue and profit are expected to be significantly below market estimates and cancelled its final dividend, sending its shares sharply lower.

FTSE 100 posts 4th straight week of gains while Reckitt, Shire fall

Apr 20 2018

Weaker sterling helped Britain's FTSE100 outperform European mkts, while Reckitt tumbled after disappointing results and Shire declined as Allergan pulled out of running.

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.

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

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.

UK stock market: Major factors to watch on April 18

Apr 18 2018

Britain’s FTSE 100 futures were up 0.1 pct ahead of the cash market open.

ABF shines on FTSE as blue chips shrug off sterling strength

Apr 17 2018

Britain’s FTSE 100 advanced as sterling retreated from its highest level, while focus turned from geopolitical risks to corporate earnings that were largely supportive.

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