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Miners and banks boost FTSE as Footasylum surges on JD Sports bid

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:41:00 Z

Miners and banks drive up FTSE 100, while Footasylum shares surge on JD Sports takeover. Read more

Five shares the pros are buying and selling

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 05:00:00 Z

Our regular roundup of trades by professional investors, featuring Citywire AA-rated Nick Train's latest buy. Read more

Monday Papers: Commerzbank and Deutsche begin merger talks

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 03:17:34 Z

And Theresa May will cancel Brexit deal vote if she does not believe she can win it. Read more

Asian shares gain as investors await US-China trade developments

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 00:30:00 Z

The Nikkei 225 advanced as stocks of index heavyweights Softbank Group, Fast Retailing and Fanuc all jumped. Read more

Sunday Papers: Back my Brexit or we’ll never leave, says Theresa May

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 06:05:29 Z

And Domino’s Pizza accused of misleading the City as franchisees ramp up row with pizza delivery giant. Read more

Saturday Papers: Philip Green eyes job and store cuts in Topshop revamp

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 05:34:46 Z

And Interserve collapses into administration after investors reject rescue deal. Read more

FTSE buoyed by vote for Brexit delay as oil majors rally

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:33:06 Z

FTSE 100 rises after MPs vote for Brexit delay, with Shell and BP among the risers as oil price continues to rise. Read more

The Expert View: Capita, Kingfisher and Cineworld

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 05:00:00 Z

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including DFS and Savills. Read more

Friday Papers: UK parliament votes overwhelmingly to seek Brexit delay

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 03:24:33 Z

And Boeing investors grab protection amid uncertainty over 737 Max. Read more

Overnight Markets: US stocks end mostly lower on trade-deal uncertainty

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:00:00 Z

General Electric gained 2.8% after chief executive Larry Culp set conservative profit targets for this year. Read more

City watchdog considers ban or cap on platform exit fees

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 15:18:55 Z

Financial Conduct Authority to introduce new rules making it easier and cheaper for investors to switch between online share-dealing and fund supermarkets. Read more

Beleaguered Barnett hails dividends at their cheapest in a century

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 14:58:00 Z

Invesco income manager is enduring a poor run of performance but is sticking with the UK domestic stocks that have cost him. Read more

Woodford admits fund could fail unless performance improves

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 14:34:00 Z

Neil Woodford tells Financial Times his flagship fund risks going 'out of business in about two-and-a-half years' if he cannot stem outflows and improve performance. Read more

Domestic stocks lift FTSE as MPs reject no-deal Brexit

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 11:26:00 Z

UK markets lifted by domestic stocks as MPs reject no-deal Brexit in parliamentary vote Read more

The Expert View: Morrisons, Balfour Beatty and Hikma

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 05:00:00 Z

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Standard Life Aberdeen and Dignity. Read more

Thursday Papers: May issues ultimatum after MPs ditch no-deal Brexit

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 03:23:00 Z

And Boeing jets grounded worldwide as US acts after Ethiopian Airlines crash Read more

Overnight Markets: Wall Street rises on strong economic data

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 00:30:00 Z

Shares of Boeing Co recovered even as the US joined other nations in grounding the company’s 737 MAX jets Read more

Richard Stone: why we have to put Brexit back to the people

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:29:00 Z

Brexit-supporting Share Centre chief executive returns to his case for a second referendum which, while unpalatable, he says is difficult to reject in democratic terms as nearly three years have passed since original vote. Read more

Hammond warns MPs: no economic quick fix for no-deal Brexit

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:26:10 Z

Chancellor Philip Hammond has warned MPs there is no quick fix for the 'significant disruption' a no-deal Brexit would cause to the economy Read more

10 fund managers riding high on 2019's market rebound

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:05:00 Z

Our latest look at the Citywire ratings highlights those moving up the rankings as stock markets enjoy a strong start to the year. Read more