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The UK’s top share index steadied as earnings were a source of weakness for Persimmon and Marks & Spencer, though gains in heavyweight consumer goods firms.

A year in: US stock market under Donald Trump's shadow Nov 08 2017

Banks and technology have been the best performers over the past year.

Banking stocks, dollar hit by US doubts over tax cuts Nov 08 2017

Banking stocks dropped and the dollar slipped as doubts over tax cuts and bond market moves hurt profitability and raised questions.

Wienerberger reduces profit forecast, shares tumble Nov 08 2017

Wienerberger reduced its full-year core profit target by 2.5 percent after orders for international projects and demand in France fell short of expectations.

Earnings support European stocks though banks rein in gains Nov 08 2017

The pan-European STOXX 600 steadied by 0830 GMT, recovering from the previous session's fall.

Sensex edges up as banks recover; Reliance, Airtel dent gains Nov 08 2017

Indian shares rose slightly, as banks recovered from recent losses, but gains were capped as Reliance Industries fell on oil price worries.

UK stock market: Key factors to watch on November 8 Nov 08 2017

Britain’s FTSE 100 futures were down 0.1 percent ahead of the cash market open.

Shares in Tencent's China Literature double in Hong Kong debut Nov 08 2017

Shares in China Literature Ltd doubled in their debut in Hong Kong, as the online publishing arm of Tencent Holdings Ltd benefited from a rising tide.

Asia stocks pause at peaks, ponder US tax cut muddle Nov 08 2017

Asian shares paused at decade peaks and the dollar dipped amid concerns Republican plans for major U.S. tax cuts were running into headwinds.