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24 Jun 2017, 9:20

UPDATE: Saudi Arabia Foils Attack Targeting Islam’s Holiest Mosque

RIYADH (Alliance News) – Saudi security forces late Friday said they had foiled a “imminent terrorist plot” targeting the Grand…

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Economics

24 Jun 2017, 9:15

Qatar Publishes Demands Made By Arab Countries

DOHA (Alliance News) – Qatar confirmed Saturday demands communicated by four Arab states that cut ties with Doha this month…

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Economics

24 Jun 2017, 9:12

PRESS: 5 Arrested For Planning Terrorist Attack At Mecca Grand Mosque

CAIRO (Alliance News) – Security forces in Saudi Arabia say they have foiled a terror plot targeting the Grand Mosque…

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Economics

24 Jun 2017, 9:10

Bank Of America Lowers US GDP Outlook As Hope Of Fiscal Stimulus Fades

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Bank of America Merrill Lynch has downgraded its outlook on US gross domestic product in 2018…

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Markets

23 Jun 2017, 21:16

Nasdaq, S&P 500 Rise But Dow Closes Slightly Lower – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – After closing mixed for two consecutive sessions, stocks turned in another relatively lackluster performance during trading…

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Markets

23 Jun 2017, 20:39

Steel Stocks Showing Strong Move To The Upside

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Steel stocks have moved significantly higher over the course of the trading day on Friday, driving…

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Commodities

23 Jun 2017, 19:45

Crude Oil Inches Up To USD43 After Yearly Low

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures trimmed steep recent losses with a modest daily gain Friday, as another rise…

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Forex

23 Jun 2017, 19:12

Dollar Losing Ground As The Week Draws To A Close

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – The dollar is losing ground against its major European rivals Friday afternoon, but is nearly flat…

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Commodities

23 Jun 2017, 18:59

Gold In Recovery Mode, Flat For Week

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures rose for a third session Friday, inching away from recent 6-week lows amid conflicting…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 18:49

Bank Of America Lowers US GDP Outlook

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Bank of America Merrill Lynch has downgraded its outlook on US gross domestic product in 2018…

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Companies

23 Jun 2017, 18:30

TOP NEWS: Capita Sells Asset Services Business For GBP888 Million

LONDON (Alliance News) – Business outsourcing and professional services company Capita PLC late Friday said it has sold Capita Asset…

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Companies

23 Jun 2017, 18:12

American Air CEO Not “Particularly Excited” About Qatar Approach

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – State-owned Qatar Airways intends to acquire 10% stake in American Airlines Group Inc, a surprising attempt…

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Companies

23 Jun 2017, 18:03

UPDATE: Rio Tinto Considers Revised Coal & Allied Offer From Glencore

LONDON (Alliance News) – Rio Tinto PLC late Friday said it acknowledges the revised takeover offer from Glencore PLC for…

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Markets

23 Jun 2017, 17:14

European Markets Slumped As Energy Stocks Remain Under Pressure

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The European markets ended Friday’s session with modest losses. After a weak start, the market settled…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 17:14

Lengthy EU Discussions, But No Agreement On Relocation Of Migrants

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The unwillingness of some member states to accept asylum seekers and refugees under common burden-sharing schemes,…

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Companies

23 Jun 2017, 17:13

DIRECTOR DEALINGS SUMMARY: Clinigen Non-Exec Sells For GBP4.4 Million

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

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Companies

23 Jun 2017, 17:12

Ritz-Carlton Deals A Blow To Carnival, Royal Caribbean

BETHESDA (Alliance News) – Luxury hotel group Hotel Ritz-Carlton, a subsidiary of Marriott International Inc, has announced the launch into…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 17:10

EU Leaders Sceptical Of British Proposal For Citizens’ Rights

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Top EU officials suggested on Friday they were less than impressed by a British offer to…

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London Stock Market comment

23 Jun 2017, 17:04

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Stocks End Mixed Amid Stronger Pound, Brent Rise

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks in London ended mixed on Friday, with the FTSE 100 hurt by a stronger pound…

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Companies

23 Jun 2017, 16:19

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: BT Non-Executive Director Buys 100,000 Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – BT Group PLC Friday said Non-Executive Director Tony Ball bought 100,000 shares at a price of…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 16:07

EU’s Tusk Says British Offer On EU Citizens “Below Our Expectations”

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – European Council President Donald Tusk said Friday that UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s offer on EU…

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Calendars

23 Jun 2017, 16:06

International Economic Events Calendar – Next 7 Days – FXStreet (23rd Jun 2017)

times in BSTTime Country Event Consensus PreviousMonday, June 26      00:50 Japan Corporate Service Price (YoY)…

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Calendars

23 Jun 2017, 16:05

UK Shareholder Meetings Calendar – Next 7 Days (23rd Jun 2017)

Monday 26 JuneCurtis Banks GroupNostrum Oil & GasBH GlobalW ResourcesEdenville EnergySurgical Innovations GroupTex…

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Calendars

23 Jun 2017, 16:05

UK Dividends Calendar – Next 7 Days (23rd Jun 2017)

Monday 26 June  Xaar dividend payment dateRoyal Dutch Shell dividend payment dateTuesday 27 June  Spire Healthcare…

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Calendars

23 Jun 2017, 16:04

UK Earnings, Trading Statements Calendar – Next 7 Days (23rd Jun 2017)

Monday 26 June  Sirius Real Estate Full Year ResultsTuesday 27 June  Petrofac Trading Statement Debenhams Trading Statement …

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Companies

23 Jun 2017, 16:03

Tesco Increases Staff Pay By Almost 11% Over Next Two Years

LONDON (Alliance News) – Supermarket giant Tesco PLC on Friday said it will increase the hourly rate of pay for…

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Markets

23 Jun 2017, 15:47

Stocks Move Modestly Higher After Seeing Initial Weakness – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – After initially move to the downside, stocks have moved modestly higher over the course of morning…

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Companies

23 Jun 2017, 15:30

UPDATE: Animalcare Completes Placing For Ecuphar Acquisition (ALLISS)

LONDON (Alliance News) – Animalcare Group PLC, a supplier of veterinary medicines and products, said on Friday it has completed…

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Economics

23 Jun 2017, 15:18

US New Home Sales Rebound Amid Strength In West And South

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – New home sales in the US rebounded in May after a sharp pullback in the previous…

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Forex

23 Jun 2017, 15:06

Dollar Falls Vs Most Majors Following US New Home Sales

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The Commerce Department has released US new home sales for May at 10:00 am ET Friday.…

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