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Markets

24 Feb 2017, 21:17

Stocks Close Modestly Higher On Late-Day Recovery – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – After seeing modest weakness throughout much of the session, stocks showed a notable upward move going…

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Commodities

24 Feb 2017, 19:48

Crude Oil Slides As US Rig Count Continues To Surge

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures eased from 2017 highs on Friday, holding losses after data showed US oil…

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Forex

24 Feb 2017, 19:33

Dollar Trading Mixed Heading Into The Weekend

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – The dollar is turning in a mixed performance against its major rivals Friday afternoon. The buck…

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Markets

24 Feb 2017, 19:16

Utilities Stocks Extending Recent Move To The Upside

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Utilities stocks have shown a strong move to the upside during trading on Friday, driving the…

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Commodities

24 Feb 2017, 18:59

Gold Jumps 1.6% For The Week

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures rose Friday, adding to strong weekly gains as the dollar relented versus major rivals.…

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Economics

24 Feb 2017, 18:24

TOP NEWS: US President Trump Signs Order To Cut Government Regulations

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – US President Donald Trump signed an executive order at the White House on Friday aimed at…

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Companies

24 Feb 2017, 18:23

PRESS: HSBC And Rio Tinto Chairs Called To Replace BT Chairman – Sky

LONDON (Alliance News) – The chairmen of HSBC Holdings PLC and Rio Tinto PLC are engaged in a two-horse race…

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Economics

24 Feb 2017, 18:21

Trump Says He Represents America, ‘Not The Globe’ At CPAC Conference

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – US President Donald Trump said Friday his aim is to serve the US and not the…

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Companies

24 Feb 2017, 17:31

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Jupiter Fund Management Non-Executives Buy Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – Jupiter Fund Management PLC said Non Executive Directors Jonathon Bond and Karl Sternberg both purchased shares…

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Companies

24 Feb 2017, 17:20

DIRECTOR DEALINGS SUMMARY: Shire Non-Executive Stroucken Ups Stake

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following is a summary of director dealings reported in London on Friday. ———- Shire said…

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London Stock Market comment

24 Feb 2017, 17:18

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: FTSE 100 Dragged Down By Banks And Miners

LONDON (Alliance News) – Banks and miners dragged the FTSE 100 lower on Friday, having sunk to its lowest level…

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Markets

24 Feb 2017, 17:11

European Markets Extend Losses To End In Negative Territory

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The European markets ended Friday’s session in negative territory, adding to the losses of the previous…

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Markets

24 Feb 2017, 17:01

Stocks Stuck In Negative Territory In Mid-Day Trading – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – While selling pressure has remained subdued, stocks continue to see modest weakness in mid-day trading on…

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Economics

24 Feb 2017, 16:57

US President Trump Says He Represents America, “Not The Globe”

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – US President Donald Trump stresses his aim is to serve the US and not the rest…

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Economics

24 Feb 2017, 16:22

Islamic State Claims Car Bomb That Killed 51 In Syria’s Al-Bab

BEIRUT (Alliance News) – A car bomb claimed by the Islamic State killed at least 51 people in Syria’s northern…

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Calendars

24 Feb 2017, 16:02

International Economic Events Calendar – Next 7 Days – FXStreet (24th Feb 2017)

times in GMTTime Country Event Consensus PreviousMonday, February 27      04:00 Ireland Retail Sales (MoM)  …

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Calendars

24 Feb 2017, 16:02

UK Shareholder Meetings Calendar – Next 7 Days (24th Feb 2017)

UK AGM, EGM CalendarMonday, February 27no events scheduledTuesday, February 28Sage GroupAlliance Trust (re new investment…

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Calendars

24 Feb 2017, 16:01

UK Dividends Calendar – Next 7 Days (24th Feb 2017)

UK Dividends Calendar  Monday, February 27  no events scheduled  Tuesday, February 28  Diverse Income Trust  dividend…

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Calendars

24 Feb 2017, 16:01

UK Earnings, Trading Statements Calendar – Next 7 Days (24th Feb 2017)

UK Earnings, Trading Statements Calendar  Monday, February 27  Associated British Foods Full Year Results Bunzl Full Year Results …

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Companies

24 Feb 2017, 15:46

ECR Minerals Seeking To Enforce Rights To Danglay Project Stake

LONDON (Alliance News) – ECR Minerals PLC on Friday said it had appointed legal counsel to begin a process of…

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Markets

24 Feb 2017, 15:44

Stocks Move Modestly Lower In Morning Trading – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Stocks are seeing modest weakness in morning trading on Friday, although selling pressure has remained relatively…

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Economics

24 Feb 2017, 15:27

US Consumer Sentiment Drops Less Than Initially Estimated In February

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Consumer sentiment in the US pulled back by less than initially estimated in the month of…

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Economics

24 Feb 2017, 15:27

US Consumer Sentiment Drops Less Than Initially Estimated In February

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Consumer sentiment in the US pulled back by less than initially estimated in the month of…

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Economics

24 Feb 2017, 15:16

US New Home Sales Rebound Less Than Expected In January

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – After reporting a steep drop in US new home sales in the previous month, the Commerce…

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Economics

24 Feb 2017, 15:12

Turkey’s Erdogan Floats Referendum On Death Penalty While Campaigning

Istanbul (Alliance News) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, while campaigning Friday for a referendum on a constitutional reform package…

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Companies

24 Feb 2017, 15:02

Novartis Receives Positive CHMP Opinion For Tafinlar/Mekinist Combo

BASEL (Alliance News) – Novartis announced the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use of the European Medicines Agency adopted…

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Companies

24 Feb 2017, 15:01

Merck Gets Positive CHMP Opinion For New Pergoveris Fertility Pen

WHITEHOUSE STATION (Alliance News) – Merck said that the European Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use or CHMP has…

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Economics

24 Feb 2017, 15:00

Trump Slams FBI Over Inability To Stop Leaks

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – President Donald Trump lashed out at the FBI on Friday over its inability to prevent leaks…

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Companies

24 Feb 2017, 14:56

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Wilmington Non-Executive Director Buys Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – Wilmington PLC said Non-Executive Director Pedro Ros bought 17,575 shares at 271.18 pence per share Friday.…

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Companies

24 Feb 2017, 14:55

Vivendi Blames Berlusconi Family For Prosecution Move Against Bosses

PARIS (Alliance News) – French media company Vivendi hinted at a legal battle with an Italian takeover object Friday as…

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