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Economics

20 Jul 2017, 23:07

New Zealand Credit Card Spending Due On Friday

TOKYO (Alliance News) – New Zealand will on Friday see June figures for credit card spending, highlighting a light day…

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Markets

20 Jul 2017, 21:16

Stocks Close Nearly Flat, Nasdaq Still Reaches New Record High – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Stocks showed a lack of direction over the course of the trading session on Thursday, with…

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Commodities

20 Jul 2017, 19:38

Crude Oil Pauses After Recent Rally

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures inched lower Thursday, trimming recent gains despite signs that US production is slowing.…

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Commodities

20 Jul 2017, 19:10

Gold Holds Gains Amid Dovish ECB

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold nudged higher Thursday amid reports saying the the European Central Bank may not make a…

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Companies

20 Jul 2017, 18:30

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Former The People’s Operator CEO Sells Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – Former The People’s Operator PLC Chief Exceutive Mark Epstein sold 1.0 million shares on Thursday at…

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Forex

20 Jul 2017, 18:29

Dollar Mixed After Central Banks Leave Rates Unchanged

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

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Economics

20 Jul 2017, 18:28

UPDATE: US Attorney General Has No Plans To Quit Amid Trump Criticism

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Attorney General Jeff Sessions indicated Thursday he has no plans to resign despite criticism from President…

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Economics

20 Jul 2017, 18:27

UPDATE: Polish Parliament Gives Politicians Power Over Top Court

WARSAW (Alliance News) – Despite threats of sanctions from its European partners, the Polish government pushed through the latest part…

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Companies

20 Jul 2017, 18:20

Tissue Regenix To Acquire CellRight Technologies For GBP23 Million (ALLISS)

LONDON (Alliance News) – Tissue Regenix Group PLC said on Thursday it has agreed the conditional acquisition of US-based regenerative…

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Companies

20 Jul 2017, 17:27

Artemis Alpha Trust Net Asset Value Increases, Ups Full Year Dividend

LONDON (Alliance News) – Artemis Alpha Trust PLC said on Thursday its full year net asset value per share rose,…

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Economics

20 Jul 2017, 17:24

UPDATE: New Lib Dem Leader Vince Cable To Offer “Exit From Brexit”

LONDON (Alliance News) – Vince Cable has become the new leader of the Liberal Democrats with a promise to offer…

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Companies

20 Jul 2017, 17:17

UPDATE: ExxonMobil Slapped With Fine For Violating Russia Sanctions

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – US energy giant ExxonMobil was slapped Thursday with a USD2 million fine for violating sanctions against…

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Economics

20 Jul 2017, 17:16

French President Seeks To Placate Military After Army Chief Resigns

PARIS (Alliance News) – French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday sought to reassure the military, repeating his commitments to increase…

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Companies

20 Jul 2017, 17:15

DIRECTOR DEALINGS SUMMARY: Conviviality CEO Sells After Strong Results

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

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Economics

20 Jul 2017, 17:14

US Attorney General Vows To Continue Work Despite Trump Broadside

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – US Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Thursday he would continue in his post as the nation’s…

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Economics

20 Jul 2017, 17:13

Polish Parliament Backs Law Giving Politicians Power Over Top Court

WARSAW (Alliance News) – Despite threats of sanctions from its European partners, the Polish government pushed through the latest part…

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Companies

20 Jul 2017, 17:13

BB Healthcare Posts Positive Return In “Vexing And Perplexing” Half

LONDON (Alliance News) – BB Healthcare Trust PLC said on Thursday it delivered positive returns in its maiden half-year as…

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Markets

20 Jul 2017, 17:11

European Markets Finish Mostly Lower After Late Sell-Off

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The European markets spent much of Thursday’s session in positive territory, but remained stuck in a…

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London Stock Market comment

20 Jul 2017, 17:07

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Euro At Year-High As Markets Doubt Dovish Draghi

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks in London closed higher on Thursday amid sterling weakness, as European Central Bank President Mario…

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Companies

20 Jul 2017, 16:48

ExxonMobil Slapped With Fine For Violating Russia Sanctions

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – US energy giant ExxonMobil was slapped Thursday with a USD2 million fine for violating sanctions against…

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Economics

20 Jul 2017, 16:46

UPDATE: Trump’s Son, Aides To Testify Before Senate Panel Next Week

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – US President Donald Trump’s eldest son, son-in-law and former campaign manager have been asked to testify…

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Companies

20 Jul 2017, 16:42

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: NMC Health Non-Executive Buys Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – NMC Health PLC said Non-Executive Director Jonathan Bomford bought 1,000 shares at a price of 2,254…

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Companies

20 Jul 2017, 16:42

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Polar Capital Chairman Doubles Shareholding

LONDON (Alliance News) – Polar Capital Holdings PLC said Chairman Tom Bartlam bought 50,000 shares at a price of 430…

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Companies

20 Jul 2017, 16:42

Urals To Test Well 130, Terminates “Poorly Managed” Vis-Mos Contract

LONDON (Alliance News) – Russian-based Urals Energy Public Co Ltd said on Thursday in an operational update it plans to…

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Companies

20 Jul 2017, 16:38

Dragon Capital Clarifies Situation Of Offer For Dragon-Ukrainian (ALLISS)

LONDON (Alliance News) – Dragon Capital Investments Ltd on Thursday issued a clarifying statement concerning the takeover of London-listed Dragon-Ukrainian…

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Companies

20 Jul 2017, 16:29

Puno Gold Abandons Application To Wind Up Central Rand Gold Subsidiary

LONDON (Alliance News) – Central Rand Gold Ltd said on Thursday Puno Gold Investments Proprietary Ltd has withdrawn an application…

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Calendars

20 Jul 2017, 16:06

International Economic Events Calendar – Next 7 Days – FXStreet (20th Jul 2017)

times in BSTTime Country Event Consensus PreviousFriday, July 21      00:50 Japan Foreign investment in Japan…

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Calendars

20 Jul 2017, 16:05

UK Dividends Calendar – Next 7 Days (20th Jul 2017)

Friday 21 July  JPMorgan European Investment Trust  dividend payment datePolar Capital Holdings  dividend payment dateStandard Life Private…

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Calendars

20 Jul 2017, 16:04

UK Shareholder Meetings Calendar – Next 7 Days (20th Jul 2017)

Friday 21 JulyKCOM GroupHurricane Energy (re proposed placing)HomeserveAO WorldMonday 24 JulyCranswickSolo OilOrigo…

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Calendars

20 Jul 2017, 16:04

UK Earnings, Trading Statements Calendar – Next 7 Days (20th Jul 2017)

Friday 21 July  Vodafone Group Trading Statement Homeserve Trading Statement AO World Trading Statement Close Brothers Group Trading Statement …

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