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10 Aug 2017, 8:11

TOP NEWS: Go-Ahead’s Govia Loses West Midlands Rail Franchise Bid

LONDON (Alliance News) – Go-Ahead Group PLC said on Thursday its joint venture, Govia, has been unsuccessful in its bid…

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Briefings

10 Aug 2017, 8:00

LONDON BRIEFING: Glencore Returns To Net Profit In First Half Of 2017

LONDON (Alliance News) – The FTSE 100 was seen to open lower on Thursday, amid disappointing growth in UK house…

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London Stock Market comment

10 Aug 2017, 7:34

LONDON MARKET PRE-OPEN: Market Cautious; Glencore Turns To Profit

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks in London are called for a lower open on Thursday, following weak trading in the…

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Companies

10 Aug 2017, 7:32

21st Century Fox Reports Drop In Profit Amid Delay To Sky Deal

NEW YORK (Alliance News) – US media giant 21st Century Fox on Wednesday reported a drop in fourth-quarter profit, a…

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Companies

10 Aug 2017, 7:30

TOP NEWS: Shell Reaffirms Interest In Venezuela Amid Project Review

FRANKFURT (Alliance News) – The Venezuelan government and Royal Dutch Shell PLC reviewed the onshore and offshore gas projects under…

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Economics

10 Aug 2017, 7:24

N Korea Threatens Strikes Near Guam, Says Trump Is “Bereft Of Reason”

SEOUL (Alliance News) – North Korea on Thursday said it planned to fire rockets near the US territory of Guam…

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Economics

10 Aug 2017, 7:12

Japan’s Tertiary Activity Remains Flat In June

TOKYO (Alliance News) – Japan’s tertiary activity remained flat in June, data published by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and…

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Forex

10 Aug 2017, 7:12

U.S Dollar Rises Against Most Majors

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The US dollar strengthened against most major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday. The US…

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Companies

10 Aug 2017, 7:01

Verditek Launches IPO To Fund Three-Pronged Clean Technology Strategy (ALLIPO)

LONDON (Alliance News) – Verditek PLC is to start trading on AIM on Thursday, after raising GBP2.8 million under its…

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London Stock Market comment

10 Aug 2017, 7:00

LONDON MARKET EARLY CALL: Risk Aversion Continues To Boost Gold

LONDON (Alliance News) – London share prices are set to open lower on Thursday, following weak trading in the US…

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Companies

10 Aug 2017, 6:58

PRESS: Sky Shareholder Says Fox Offer “Starting To Look Rather Mean”

LONDON (Alliance News) – Hedge fund manager Crispin Odey said to Reuters on Wednesday he is considering withdrawing his support…

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Companies

10 Aug 2017, 6:57

TOP NEWS: TUI Third-Quarter Profit Up, Raises Annual Revenue Guidance

HANOVER (Alliance News) – TUI AG reported that its third-quarter profit from continuing operations increased to EUR160.6 million from EUR75.9…

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Economics

10 Aug 2017, 1:45

Japan June Core Machine Orders Slide 1.9%

TOKYO (Alliance News) – Core machine orders in Japan skidded a seasonally adjusted 1.9% on month in June, the Cabinet…

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Economics

10 Aug 2017, 1:20

Japan Core Machine Orders Sink 1.9% In June

TOKYO (Alliance News) – Core machine orders in Japan were down a seasonally adjusted 1.9% on month in June, the…

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Economics

10 Aug 2017, 1:10

Japan Producer Prices Gain 0.3% In July

TOKYO (Alliance News) – Producer prices in Japan were up 0.3% on month in July, the Bank of Japan said…

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Economics

10 Aug 2017, 0:20

UK House Price Balance Tumbles In July – RICS

LONDON (Alliance News) – The house price balance in the UK came in with a score of +1 in July,…

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Economics

09 Aug 2017, 23:07

Japan Machine Orders Data Due On Thursday

TOKYO (Alliance News) – Japan is on Thursday scheduled to release June figures for core machine orders, highlighting a modest…

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Markets

09 Aug 2017, 21:15

Stocks Close Mostly Lower Amid Geopolitical Concerns – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – After ending the previous session modestly lower, stocks saw continued weakness during trading on Wednesday. Selling…

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Forex

09 Aug 2017, 19:59

Dollar Little Changed Despite Escalating Tensions With North Korea

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – The dollar is turning in a mixed performance against its major rivals Wednesday afternoon, but is…

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Commodities

09 Aug 2017, 19:34

Oil Stuck Below USD50 Despite US Inventories Draw

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures nudged higher Wedneday amid conflicting indications regarding the global supply glut. US crude…

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Commodities

09 Aug 2017, 18:45

Gold Rallies On Geopolitical Tensions, NK Threatens Guam

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures surged Wednesday, logging their best one-day gain since May, as the US and North…

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Economics

09 Aug 2017, 18:16

South Africa’s Opposition Party Seeks Early Elections Over Corruption

JOHANNESBURG (Alliance News) – South Africa’s main opposition party on Wednesday called for parliament to be dissolved and early elections…

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Economics

09 Aug 2017, 18:00

Tillerson: No Imminent Threat’ Of North Korea War Amid Fiery Rhetoric

SEOUL (Alliance News) – The threat of war with North Korea is “not imminent,” US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson…

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Companies

09 Aug 2017, 17:13

DIRECTOR DEALINGS SUMMARY: Stock Spirits CEO Buys As Profit Rises

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following is a summary of director dealings reported in London on Wednesday.———-Stock Spirits Group said…

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London Stock Market comment

09 Aug 2017, 17:13

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: US-North Korea Tensions Spook Investors

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks in London closed lower Wednesday as escalating tensions between the US and North Korea had…

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Companies

09 Aug 2017, 17:07

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: Ultra Electronics CEO And Non-Executives Buy Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – Ultra Electronics Holdings PLC said Chief Executive Officer Rakesh Sharma bought 2,593 shares at a price…

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Markets

09 Aug 2017, 16:59

European Markets Dropped As Investors Flee To Safe Havens

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The European markets ended Wednesday’s session solidly in negative territory. Investors exited riskier investments in favor…

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Economics

09 Aug 2017, 16:38

US Secretary of State Tillerson Seeks To Calm Fears Over North Korea

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Despite increasingly heated rhetoric, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson sought to downplay the threat posed by…

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Calendars

09 Aug 2017, 16:12

UK Dividends Calendar – Next 7 Days (9th Aug 2017)

Thursday 10 August  Anglo American ex-dividend dateImpellam Group dividend payment dateAvon Rubber ex-dividend dateBarclays ex-dividend date…

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Calendars

09 Aug 2017, 16:10

International Economic Events Calendar – Next 7 Days – FXStreet (9th Aug 2017)

times in BSTTime Country Event Consensus PreviousThursday, August 10      00:01 UK RICS Housing Price Balance…

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