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21 Apr 2017, 14:17

EXTRA: WS Atkins Agrees GBP2.1 Billion Takeover By SNC-Lavalin

LONDON (Alliance News) – WS Atkins PLC late Thursday confirmed it has agreed to a takeover offer from Canadian engineering…

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Economics

21 Apr 2017, 13:53

TOP NEWS: Eurozone Private Sector Expands At Fastest Pace In Six Years

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Eurozone private sector grew at the fastest pace in six years in April as firms boosted…

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Economics

21 Apr 2017, 13:38

Eurozone Private Sector Activity Expands At Fastest Pace In 6 Years

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Eurozone private sector grew at the fastest pace in six years in April as firms boosted…

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Markets

21 Apr 2017, 13:37

Stocks May See Further Upside After Yesterday’s Rally – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Following the rally seen in the previous session, stocks could see some further upside in early…

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Forex

21 Apr 2017, 13:34

Loonie Drops After Canada Consumer Inflation Data

CANBERA (Alliance News) – Following the release of Canada inflation data for March at 8:30 am ET Friday, the loonie…

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Forex

21 Apr 2017, 13:26

Loonie Mixed Ahead Of Canada Consumer Inflation Data

CANBERA (Alliance News) – Statistics Canada releases Canada inflation data for March at 8:30 am ET Friday. Inflation is expected…

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Economics

21 Apr 2017, 13:23

UPDATE: UK Retail Sales Experience Biggest Fall In Seven Years

LONDON (Alliance News) – UK retail sales logged their biggest quarterly decline in seven years as high inflation curbed consumer…

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Companies

21 Apr 2017, 13:21

Mariana Resources Issues Shares To Settle Warrants Priced At 30 Pence (ALLISS)

LONDON (Alliance News) – Mariana Resources Ltd on Friday said it has issued 2.0 million new shares after warrants were…

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Economics

21 Apr 2017, 13:21

UK Retail Sales Fall Most In 7 Years

LONDON (Alliance News) – UK retail sales logged their biggest quarterly decline in seven years as high inflation curbed consumer…

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Companies

21 Apr 2017, 13:18

Wells Fargo Expands Settlement Class For Retail Sales Practices

SAN FRANCISCO (Alliance News) – Wells Fargo & Co announced the expansion of its class-action settlement for retail sales practices…

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Economics

21 Apr 2017, 13:17

TOP NEWS: BoE’s Saunders Says Policy Stance Is Clearly Accommodative

LONDON (Alliance News) – The current monetary policy stance is clearly accommodative and if interest rates would be raised in…

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Economics

21 Apr 2017, 13:13

Philippines Announces Major Construction In Disputed South China Sea

MANILA (Alliance News) – Senior Philippine officials announced Friday that the military would begin construction on an island in the…

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Economics

21 Apr 2017, 13:11

Senate Inquiry Says Australia’s Refugee Centres “Deeply Concerning”

SYDNEY (Alliance News) – An Australian parliamentary inquiry has issued a scathing report on the “deeply concerning” situation of asylum…

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Markets

21 Apr 2017, 13:11

TSX Unable To Sustain Direction, French Vote Looms — Canadian Commentary

OTTAWA (Alliance News) – Markets are on edge Friday morning ahead of a crucial election in France that is seen…

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Economics

21 Apr 2017, 13:10

French PM Hits Back At Candidates For Response To Paris Attack

PARIS (Alliance News) – French Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve attacked presidential candidates Marine Le Pen and Francois Fillon for their…

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Companies

21 Apr 2017, 13:10

Amazon To Open Three Fulfilment Centres In New Jersey

SEATTLE (Alliance News) – Amazon.com, Inc announced plans to open three additional fulfilment centres in New Jersey. The new sites…

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Companies

21 Apr 2017, 13:09

General Electric Swings To First Quarter Net Profit, Guidance Intact

FAIRFIELD (Alliance News) – Conglomerate General Electric Co reported Friday an attributable net profit in its first quarter, compared to…

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Companies

21 Apr 2017, 13:07

Schlumberger Sees 31% Fall In First Quarter Profit As Revenue Rises

HOUSTON (Alliance News) – Schlumberger Ltd reported a profit for first quarter that lost ground from last year.The company…

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Economics

21 Apr 2017, 13:04

US Defence Secretary: Efforts To Defeat IS In Syria, Iraq “On Track”

Tel AVIV (Alliance News) – The efforts to defeat Islamic State in Syria and Iraq were “on track,” US Defence…

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Economics

21 Apr 2017, 13:03

BoE’s Saunders Says Current Policy Stance Clearly Accommodative

LONDON (Alliance News) – The current monetary policy stance is clearly accommodative and if interest rates would be raised in…

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Companies

21 Apr 2017, 13:00

Ithaca Satisfies Conditions To Be Taken Over By Shareholder Delek (ALLISS)

LONDON (Alliance News) – Ithaca Energy Inc on Friday said all of the conditions have been met for the company…

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Commodities

21 Apr 2017, 12:53

Crude Oil On 4-Day Losing Skid, Rig Count Eyed

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures were slightly lower Friday, having dropped every day this week amid signs that…

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Commodities

21 Apr 2017, 12:48

Gold Steady Ahead Of Crucial French Vote

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were steady Friday morning as focus shifted to an election in France that may…

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Companies

21 Apr 2017, 12:46

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Two Everyman Board Members Buy Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – Everyman Media Group PLC Friday said its Chairman Paul Wise and Director Adam Kaye bought shares…

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Companies

21 Apr 2017, 12:45

Better Capital Makes Capital Distribution To 2012 Cell Shareholders

LONDON (Alliance News) – Better Capital PCC Ltd on Friday said the general partner of BECAP12 Fund LP has authorised…

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Companies

21 Apr 2017, 12:45

MySQUAR Notes Additional Share Purchase By Imperium (ALLISS)

LONDON (Alliance News) – MySQUAR Ltd said Friday that Imperium Ltd has acquired ordinary shares in the company equating to…

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Companies

21 Apr 2017, 12:44

GoTech Hopeful For Second Half As Interim Loss Widens

LONDON (Alliance News) – Sports and health focused technology company GoTech Group PLC said on Friday that it remains confident…

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Companies

21 Apr 2017, 12:42

Accsys Technologies Raises EUR14 Million From Placing And Open Offer (ALLISS)

LONDON (Alliance News) – Accsys Technologies PLC on Friday said it has completed its placing of new shares after securing…

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Companies

21 Apr 2017, 12:36

Urals Energy Proposes Share Consolidation And Share Premium Reduction (ALLISS)

LONDON (Alliance News) – Urals Energy PCL announced on Friday proposals to reduce the company’s share premium account and consolidate…

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Companies

21 Apr 2017, 12:30

TOP NEWS: UK Minister Delays Probe Of Sky Takeover By 21st Century Fox

LONDON (Alliance News) – UK Secretary of State for Culture Karen Bradley on Friday confirmed that she has extended the…

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