Briefings

Market review and news summary

London Stock Market comment

21 Sep 2017, 8:41

LONDON MARKET OPEN: CRH Rises On US Acquisition While Gold Miners Fall

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks were flat to lower on Thursday, with a lower gold price after the US Federal…

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21 Sep 2017, 8:01

LONDON BRIEFING: US Fed Keeps Open Possibility Of December Rate Hike

LONDON (Alliance News) – The US Federal Reserve said it will allow its holdings of bonds to begin shrinking in…

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21 Sep 2017, 7:32

LONDON MARKET PRE-OPEN: CRH Buys US Cement Firm For USD3.5 Billion

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks are called to open slightly lower on Thursday following the conclusion of the US Federal…

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21 Sep 2017, 7:04

LONDON MARKET EARLY CALL: US Fed Keeps December Rate Hike Option Open

LONDON (Alliance News) – London share prices are set to open largely flat on Thursday following the conclusion late Wednesday…

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20 Sep 2017, 17:02

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Stocks End Mixed As US Fed Rate Decision Looms

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks in London ended mixed on Wednesday, with investors awaiting the all important US Federal Reserve…

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20 Sep 2017, 12:06

LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Stocks Trade Flat As Fed Rate Decision Awaited

LONDON (Alliance News) – Share prices in London were flat to higher Wednesday at midday, the large-cap index briefly knocked…

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20 Sep 2017, 10:25

WINNERS & LOSERS SUMMARY: Diageo Faces Indian Roadside Booze Sales Ban

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following stocks are the leading risers and fallers within the main London indices on Wednesday.———-FTSE…

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20 Sep 2017, 8:31

LONDON MARKET OPEN: Kingfisher Leads Firm Market Ahead Of Fed Decision

LONDON (Alliance News) – Shares were slightly higher on Wednesday, focus on the conclusion of the US Federal Reserve’s two-day…

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20 Sep 2017, 8:05

LONDON BRIEFING: BTG “Surprised And Disappointed” By US Court Ruling

LONDON (Alliance News) – With the main market event of Wednesday, a US Fed interest rate decision, not due until…

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20 Sep 2017, 7:31

LONDON MARKET PRE-OPEN: Kingfisher Profit Hit By Transformation Costs

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks are called to open slightly higher on Wednesday ahead of the conclusion of the US…

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20 Sep 2017, 6:57

LONDON MARKET EARLY CALL: Stocks Seen Flat Ahead Of Fed Rate Decision

LONDON (Alliance News) – London share prices are set to open largely flat on Wednesday ahead of the conclusion of…

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19 Sep 2017, 17:01

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Stocks Build On Gains As US Fed Comes Into Focus

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks in London ended higher on Tuesday, building on gains from the previous trading session, as…

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19 Sep 2017, 12:08

LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Ocado Misses Out On UK Survey Boost For Grocers

LONDON (Alliance News) – Share prices in London were higher Tuesday at midday, sterling coming off one-year highs to allow…

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19 Sep 2017, 10:40

WINNERS & LOSERS SUMMARY: Ocado Slides After Flagging Increasing Costs

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following stocks are the leading risers and fallers within the main London indices on Tuesday.———-FTSE…

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19 Sep 2017, 8:38

LONDON MARKET OPEN: Stocks Mixed, Focus Turns To Trump’s UN Appearance

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks were mixed early Tuesday, with sterling holding onto some of last week’s gains and putting…

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19 Sep 2017, 7:57

LONDON BRIEFING: US Fed Starts Meeting As Carney Warns On UK Rates

LONDON (Alliance News) – Central banks remained the market focus around the world early Tuesday. After Bank of England Governor…

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19 Sep 2017, 7:32

LONDON MARKET PRE-OPEN: Carney Warns Of Brexit Uncertainty, Inflation

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks are called to open lower on Tuesday after Bank of England Governor Mark Carney in…

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19 Sep 2017, 7:07

LONDON MARKET EARLY CALL: Lower Call; Carney Warns On Brexit Inflation

LONDON (Alliance News) – London share prices are set to open slightly lower on Tuesday, sterling maintaining some of last…

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18 Sep 2017, 17:14

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Stocks Up As FTSE 100 Snaps Four-Day Losing Run

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks in London ended higher on Monday as the FTSE 100 ended four consecutive sessions of…

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18 Sep 2017, 12:01

LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Stocks Rebound Ahead Of Carney Talk, Fed Meeting

LONDON (Alliance News) – Shares in London were higher Monday at midday, with sterling giving back some recent gains and…

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18 Sep 2017, 10:37

WINNERS & LOSERS SUMMARY: Demoted Petra Diamonds Loses Profit Sparkle

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following stocks are the leading risers and fallers within the main London indices on Monday.———-FTSE…

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18 Sep 2017, 8:39

LONDON MARKET OPEN: Esure Rises On Founder’s Stake Sale Report

LONDON (Alliance News) – Share prices in London were higher on Monday, the FTSE 100 index of large-caps recovering from…

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18 Sep 2017, 7:58

LONDON BRIEFING: Firm Start For Stocks Ahead Of US Fed Rate Decision

LONDON (Alliance News) – London share prices were called higher Monday, despite the pound holding above USD1.36, following positive market…

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18 Sep 2017, 7:29

LONDON MARKET PRE-OPEN: Hiscox Gives First Hurricane Harvey Estimate

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks are called for a higher open on Monday, led by positive trading in Asia as…

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18 Sep 2017, 7:00

LONDON MARKET EARLY CALL: Higher Call As FTSE Changes Come Into Effect

LONDON (Alliance News) – London share prices are set to open higher on Monday, led by positive trading in Asia…

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15 Sep 2017, 17:06

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Post-Brexit Highs For Sterling Sends Stocks Down

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks in London ended lower on Friday, with sterling trading around the USD1.36 mark for the…

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15 Sep 2017, 12:00

LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Stocks Struggle As Pound Hits Post-Brexit Highs

LONDON (Alliance News) – Shares in London were lower at midday Friday, sterling’s surge pushing stocks down as the currency…

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15 Sep 2017, 10:30

WINNERS & LOSERS SUMMARY: Investors Toast Wetherspoon As Profits Rise

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following stocks are the leading risers and fallers within the main London indices on Friday.———-FTSE…

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15 Sep 2017, 8:34

LONDON MARKET OPEN: Wetherspoon Up But Strong Pound Drags Large Caps

LONDON (Alliance News) – A stronger pound and North Korean tensions were dragging the FTSE 100 index below the 7,300…

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15 Sep 2017, 8:00

LONDON BRIEFING: North Korea Follows Up Threat With New Missile Launch

LONDON (Alliance News) – The United Nations Security Council plans an emergency meeting on Friday in the wake of North…

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