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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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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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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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Forex

20 Jul 2017, 15:48

Euro Advances As ECB Draghi Says QE Changes To Be Discussed In Autumn

CANBERA (Alliance News) – The euro climbed against its key counterparts in early New York deals on Thursday, erasing early…

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Forex

20 Jul 2017, 13:35

Euro Falls As ECB Holds Fire On Rates, QE

CANBERA (Alliance News) – The euro fell against its most major counterparts in the European session on Thursday, after the…

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Commodities

20 Jul 2017, 13:08

Crude Oil Rally In Full Swing

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures continued to rise Thursday morning, extending 6-week highs on signs that Saudi Arabia…

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Commodities

20 Jul 2017, 12:59

Gold Losing Shine After Recent Gains

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were flat Thursday morning as the European Central Bank left its key interest rate…

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Forex

20 Jul 2017, 12:48

Euro Falls Vs Most Majors After ECB Decision

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – As expected, the European Central Bank kept its refi rate at zero % and the deposit…

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Forex

20 Jul 2017, 12:48

Euro Falls Vs Most Majors After ECB Decision

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – As expected, the European Central Bank kept its refi rate at zero % and the deposit…

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Markets

20 Jul 2017, 12:40

Street To Open Moderately Higher, Prior To Draghi’s Speech

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – Traders widely expect ECB President Mario Draghi to tread very carefully when he speaks in the…

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Markets

20 Jul 2017, 12:05

Street To Be Moderately Higher, Prior To Draghi’s Speech

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – Traders widely expect ECB President Mario Draghi to tread very carefully when he speaks in the…

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London Stock Market comment

20 Jul 2017, 12:01

LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: easyJet Keeps Falling As Attention Shifts To ECB

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks in London were higher on Thursday at midday, with market attention on the European Central…

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Markets

20 Jul 2017, 11:31

European Shares Steady At Midday Before ECB Decision

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – European stocks were mostly higher on Thursday as oil prices held stable after strong overnight gains…

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Companies

20 Jul 2017, 11:15

TOP NEWS SUMMARY: UK Retail Sales See Stronger-Than-Expected Rebound

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following is a summary of top news stories Thursday.———-COMPANIES———-Budget airline easyJet reported growth in revenue…

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Markets

20 Jul 2017, 10:47

WINNERS & LOSERS SUMMARY: Less Energy Switching Hurts Moneysupermarket

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

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Forex

20 Jul 2017, 10:13

Pound Rebounds As UK Retail Sales Rises More-than-Expected

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The British pound recovered from recent highs against other major currencies in the early European session…

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Broker Ratings Summary

20 Jul 2017, 9:44

BROKER RATINGS SUMMARY: Barclays Downgrades Schroders To Underweight

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following London-listed shares received analyst recommendation Thursday morning and Wednesday:———-FTSE 100———-BARCLAYS CUTS SCHRODERS TO ‘UNDERWEIGHT’…

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Markets

20 Jul 2017, 9:38

Asian Shares Close Higher Ahead Of ECB Decision

CANBERA (Alliance News) – Asian stocks finished mostly higher on Thursday after oil prices hit six-week high and the Bank…

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Forex

20 Jul 2017, 9:33

Pound Recovers From Early Lows After UK Retail Sales Data

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – At 4:30 am ET Thursday, the Office for National Statistics has released UK retail sales data…

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London Stock Market comment

20 Jul 2017, 8:36

LONDON MARKET OPEN: Stocks Up Ahead Of ECB But easyJet Shares Down

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stock prices in London opened higher on Thursday, but shares in low-cost airline easyJet were headed…

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Briefings

20 Jul 2017, 8:04

LONDON BRIEFING: Brexit Talks In Brussels As ECB Meets In Frankfurt

LONDON (Alliance News) – UK Brexit Secretary David Davis returns to Brussels on Thursday to meet European Commission chief Brexit…

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Forex

20 Jul 2017, 7:52

Yen Falls As BOJ Lowers Inflation Forecast

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The Japanese yen weakened against other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday, after the…

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London Stock Market comment

20 Jul 2017, 7:33

LONDON MARKET PRE-OPEN: Unilever “On Track” As Bunzl Goes Shopping

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks in London are called for a positive open on Thursday, with all eyes on the…

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London Stock Market comment

20 Jul 2017, 6:59

LONDON MARKET EARLY CALL: Stock Seen Up With Attention On ECB Decision

LONDON (Alliance News) – London share prices are set to open slightly higher on Thursday, with all eyes on the…

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Markets

20 Jul 2017, 6:54

European Shares Seen Opening Higher Ahead Of ECB Meeting

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – European stocks are likely to open higher on Thursday after the Bank of Japan kept its…

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Markets

19 Jul 2017, 21:18

Major Averages Climb To New Record Closing Highs – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Following the mixed performance seen in the previous session, stocks moved mostly higher during trading on…

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Commodities

19 Jul 2017, 19:51

Crude Oil Hits USD47 After Shock EIA Report

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures continued to rise Wednesday, surging above USD47 after a surprisingly large drop in…

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