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21 Sep 2017, 9:38

BROKER RATINGS SUMMARY: Keppler Cheauvreux Cuts Ryanair To Reduce

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

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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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Forex

21 Sep 2017, 8:09

Australian Dollar Falls After RBA Lowe’s Comments

CANBERA (Alliance News) – The Australian dollar weakened against other major currencies in the pre-European session on Thursday, after the…

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Briefings

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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London Stock Market comment

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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Markets

21 Sep 2017, 7:09

European Shares Seen Opening Slightly Higher As Euro Extends Loses

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – European stocks may open a tad higher on Thursday after the US Federal Reserve left interest…

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London Stock Market comment

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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Forex

21 Sep 2017, 6:55

Franc Falls Ahead Of Swiss Trade Data

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The Federal Customs Administration is scheduled to release Swiss trade data for August in the pre-European…

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Forex

21 Sep 2017, 6:47

Franc Little Changed After SECO Economic Forecasts

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The State Secretariat for Economic Affairs issued Swiss economic forecasts for September in the pre-European session…

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Forex

21 Sep 2017, 6:41

Franc Falls Ahead Of SECO Economic Forecasts

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The State Secretariat for Economic Affairs is scheduled to issue Swiss economic forecasts for September in…

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Forex

21 Sep 2017, 4:24

Yen Little Changed After BOJ Rate Decision

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – As expected, the Bank of Japan maintained target for monetary base expansion at an annual pace…

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Markets

20 Sep 2017, 21:15

Major Averages Close Mixed Following Fed Announcement – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Stocks saw considerable volatility late in the trading day on Wednesday as traders digested the Federal…

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Markets

20 Sep 2017, 20:38

Oil Service Stocks Move Sharply Higher Along With Crude Oil Prices

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Oil service stocks have moved sharply higher over the course of the trading day on Wednesday,…

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Commodities

20 Sep 2017, 19:59

Crude Oil Firms Above USD50

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil prices continued to rise Wednesday despite a significant build in US oil inventories. With…

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Forex

20 Sep 2017, 19:54

Dollar Spiking Higher After Fed Reveals Plans To Reduce Its Portfolio

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – The dollar has spiked sharply to the upside against all of its major rivals after the…

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Markets

20 Sep 2017, 17:11

European Markets Finish Little Changed Ahead Of US Fed Announcement

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The European markets ended Wednesday’s session with mixed results, but were little changed overall. Investors were…

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London Stock Market comment

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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Markets

20 Sep 2017, 15:44

Stocks Nearly Flat As Fed Announcement Looms – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – With traders looking ahead to this afternoon’s monetary policy announcement by the Federal Reserve, stocks are…

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Forex

20 Sep 2017, 15:04

Dollar Mixed After US Existing Home Sales

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Following the release of the National Association of Realtors’ existing home sales for August at 10:00…

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Markets

20 Sep 2017, 13:40

Stocks May Lack Of Direction Ahead Of Fed Announcement – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – After edging up to new record highs in the previous session, stocks may show a lack…

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Commodities

20 Sep 2017, 13:33

Gold Crawls Higher Ahead Of Fed

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures inched higher Wednesday morning amid speculation the Federal Reserve will signal concerns over stubbornly…

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Commodities

20 Sep 2017, 13:28

Crude Oil Stuck Near USD50 Despite OPEC Supply Quota

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures rose Wednesday morning amid hopes that OPEC will extend its supply quota plan…

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Forex

20 Sep 2017, 13:26

Canadian Dollar Advances On Higher Oil Prices

CANBERA (Alliance News) – The Canadian dollar strengthened against its most major counterparts in the European session on Wednesday amid…

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Markets

20 Sep 2017, 12:26

Wall Street Might Open Mixed Ahead Of FOMC Announcement

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – All attention is on the Federal Open Market Committee or FOMC meeting announcement and the press…

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London Stock Market comment

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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Markets

20 Sep 2017, 11:46

European Shares Little Changed At Midday In Cautious Trade

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – European stocks were little changed on Wednesday at midday ahead of the US Federal Reserve’s monetary…

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Companies

20 Sep 2017, 11:09

TOP NEWS SUMMARY: UK Retail Sales Growth Accelerates In August

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following is a summary of top news stories Wednesday.———-COMPANIES———-The UK Takeover Panel launched a consultation…

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Forex

20 Sep 2017, 10:55

Pound Rises As UK Retail Sales Growth Accelerates

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The British pound strengthened against other major currencies in the early European session on Wednesday, after…

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Markets

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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Markets

20 Sep 2017, 9:41

Asian Shares End Mixed Ahead Of US Fed Interest Rate Decision

CANBERA (Alliance News) – Asian stocks recouped early losses to end mixed on Wednesday following positive overnight cues from Wall…

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