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20 Oct 2017, 21:17

Stocks Reach New Record Highs Amid Optimism About Tax Reform – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Stocks moved mostly higher over the course of the trading session on Friday following the mixed…

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Forex

20 Oct 2017, 19:58

Dollar Trading Mixed As The Weekend Approaches

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – The dollar is turning in a mixed performance Friday afternoon, rising against the Euro and the…

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Commodities

20 Oct 2017, 19:43

Crude Oil Rises As US Rig Count Tumbles

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures rose Friday after an industry report showed the US rig count fell for…

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Commodities

20 Oct 2017, 18:57

Gold Out Of Style As Stocks Rocket Higher

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures dropped to their lowest in two weeks Friday, as surging stocks boosted appetite for…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 18:32

Britain Breached For Treacherous Conditions As Storm Brian Approaches

LONDON (Alliance News) – Communities across the UK are battening down the hatches with sandbags and barricades in preparation for…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 17:59

Merkel Holds Meeting With FDP, Greens To Forge New German Government

BERLIN (Alliance News) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s attempts to cobble together the country’s first national three-way coalition entered a…

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Companies

20 Oct 2017, 17:57

Ericsson Shares Showing Strong Move To The Upside

STOCKHOLM (Alliance News) – Shares of Ericsson have shown a strong move to the upside during trading on Friday, jumping…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 17:44

Watchdog Warns Of 360% Increase In Customs Declarations After Brexit

LONDON (Alliance News) – The number of decisions faced by immigration officials may increase by 230% and customs declarations could…

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Companies

20 Oct 2017, 17:30

Immunodiagnostic Systems First Half Revenue Hit By Customer Loss

LONDON (Alliance News) – Immunodiagnostic Systems Holdings PLC said on Friday its revenue for the first half of its financial…

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Companies

20 Oct 2017, 17:28

DIRECTOR DEALINGS SUMMARY: Merlin CFO’s Spouse Buys Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following is a summary of director dealings reported in London on Friday.———-FTSE 100-listed Merlin Entertainments…

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Companies

20 Oct 2017, 17:17

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Produce Investments Chairman Disposes Of Holding

LONDON (Alliance News) – Produce Investments PLC said on Friday that Chairman Neil Davidson sold 130,400 shares at a price…

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London Stock Market comment

20 Oct 2017, 17:13

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Stocks Mixed As Brexit Talks Progress Lifts Pound

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks in London ended mixed on Friday with consumer goods stocks underperforming, while the pound took…

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Markets

20 Oct 2017, 17:03

European Markets Finish With Little Changes As Early Gains Erode

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The European markets got off to a positive start Friday, but pared their gains over the…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 16:26

Twenty-Four Senators Cosponsor Bipartisan Obamacare Deal

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Senate Health Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander, and ranking member Patty Murray, announced Thursday that twenty-two other…

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Companies

20 Oct 2017, 16:18

UPDATE: Antitrust Officials Search BMW Munich Office In Cartel Probe

Berlin/BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Luxury German carmaker BMW has confirmed that European competition officials searched its headquarters in Munich this…

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Companies

20 Oct 2017, 16:16

Moody’s Assigns Rating To Prudential’s USD750 Million Tier 2 Notes

LONDON (Alliance News) – Moody’s Investors Service on Friday assigned a A3(hyb) rating to Prudential PLC’s undated USD750 million subordinated…

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Calendars

20 Oct 2017, 16:13

REPEAT: International Economic Events Calendar – Next 7 Days (20th Oct 2017)

Local Time Country EventMonday 23 October  08:30 EDT Canada Wholesale trade09:30 CCT China House Price Index11:00…

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Calendars

20 Oct 2017, 16:12

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

Monday 23 OctoberCity of London Investment GroupQuantum Pharma (re acquisition by Clinigen Group)Tuesday 24 OctoberPremaitha Health…

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Calendars

20 Oct 2017, 16:11

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

Monday 23 October  Petra Diamonds Trading Statement Braemar Shipping Services Half Year ResultsTuesday 24 October  International Personal…

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Calendars

20 Oct 2017, 16:10

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

Monday 23 October  Worldpay dividend payment dateTuesday 24 October  Pendragon dividend payment datePlaytech dividend payment date…

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Calendars

20 Oct 2017, 16:07

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

Local Time Country EventMonday 23 October  08:30 EDT Canada Wholesale trade09:30 CCT China House Price Index11:00…

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Companies

20 Oct 2017, 15:54

Artemis Investment Sells Entire 10% Stake In Interserve (ALLISS)

LONDON (Alliance News) – Artemis Investment Management LLP, on behalf of discretionary funds under management, has sold its entire 10%…

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Markets

20 Oct 2017, 15:46

Stocks Move Mostly Higher Amid Optimism About Tax Reform – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – After ending the previous session mixed, stocks have moved mostly higher over the course of morning…

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Companies

20 Oct 2017, 15:30

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Papua Mining Non-Executive Buys Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – Papua Mining PLC on Friday said Non-Executive Director Paul Johnson has bought 1.0 million shares in…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 15:21

US Existing Home Sales Unexpectedly Rebound In September

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – After reporting US existing home sales at their lowest level in a year in the previous…

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Companies

20 Oct 2017, 15:20

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Homeserve Non-Executive Cliffe Buys Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – Homeserve PLC on Friday said Non-Executive Director Katrina Cliffe bought 12,076 shares in the company, her…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 15:15

Bank Of Italy Estimates Q3 Growth At 0.5%

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Italy’s economic growth improved slightly in the third quarter, led by strong performance in the service…

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Companies

20 Oct 2017, 15:15

Brack Capital Real Estate Mulls Delisting Of Shares On Main Market (ALLISS)

LONDON (Alliance News) – Brack Capital Real Estate Investments NV said on Friday it is currently considering the cancellation of…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 15:14

Bank Of Italy Sees Q3 Growth Of 0.5%

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Italy’s economic growth improved slightly in the third quarter, led by strong performance in the service…

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Companies

20 Oct 2017, 15:06

Standard & Poor’s Withdraw Credit Rating For Avanti Communications

LONDON (Alliance News) – Avanti Communications Group PLC had its selective default corporate rating withdrawn by S&P Global Ratings on…

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