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21 Apr 2017, 5:50

Japan Tertiary Activity Index Rises Less Than Expected

TOKYO (Alliance News) – Japan’s tertiary activity index increased at a slower-than-expected pace in February, after falling in the previous…

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Economics

21 Apr 2017, 4:51

UK House Price Sentiment Continues To Rise In April

LONDON (Alliance News) – British households perceived that the value of their homes increased further in April, though the rate…

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Economics

21 Apr 2017, 1:46

Japan Manufacturing PMI Climbs To 52.8 – Nikkei

TOKYO (Alliance News) – The manufacturing sector in Japan continued to expand in April, the latest survey from Nikkei showed…

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Economics

20 Apr 2017, 23:08

Japan Manufacturing PMI On Tap For Friday

HONG KONG (Alliance News) – Japan will on Friday see preliminary April results for the manufacturing PMI from Nikkei, highlighting…

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Markets

20 Apr 2017, 21:17

Stocks Rally In Reaction To Upbeat Earnings News – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – With traders reacting positively to the latest batch of corporate results, stocks moved significantly higher over…

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Commodities

20 Apr 2017, 20:15

Crude Oil On Prolonged Losing Skid

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures fell for a fourth straight session Thursday, but held above the psychologically important…

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Forex

20 Apr 2017, 19:11

Dollar Little Changed After Paring Early Losses

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – The dollar is turning in a mixed performance against its major rivals Thursday afternoon. After getting…

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Commodities

20 Apr 2017, 18:56

Gold Little Changes As Stocks Rally.

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures were flat Thursday as US stocks surged on upbeat corporate earnings. The Dow Jones…

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Companies

20 Apr 2017, 17:30

Goldplat Lifts Both Production And Sales Over First Nine Months

LONDON (Alliance News) – Goldplat PLC on Thursday said production and sales both rose over the first nine months of…

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Companies

20 Apr 2017, 17:27

Forterra Shareholder Looks To Sell 35% Stake Through Secondary Placing (ALLISS)

LONDON (Alliance News) – LSF9 Concrete II Ltd is to sell off two-thirds of its holding in Forterra PLC through…

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London Stock Market comment

20 Apr 2017, 17:16

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: FTSE 100 Recovers To Avoid Further Losses

LONDON (Alliance News) – The FTSE 100 managed to avoid ending the day in negative territory on Thursday, after a…

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Markets

20 Apr 2017, 17:15

European Markets Climb On Corporate Earnings Strength

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The majority of the European markets ended Thursday’s session in the green. Investors were largely focused…

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Companies

20 Apr 2017, 17:12

DIRECTOR DEALINGS SUMMARY: New Essentra CEO Paul Forman Buys Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following is a summary of director dealings reported in London on Thursday. ———- FTSE 250-listed…

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Companies

20 Apr 2017, 17:02

APQ Global Shuffles Board As Chairman And Chief Executive Swap Roles

LONDON (Alliance News) – APQ Global Ltd on Thursday said Bart Turtelboom has taken over as chief executive and that…

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Markets

20 Apr 2017, 17:00

Stocks Seeing Further Upside After Early Advance – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – After moving higher in early trading, stocks have seen some further upside over the course of…

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Companies

20 Apr 2017, 16:45

1,200 InterContinental Hotels Hacked For Guests Credit Card Info

DENHAM (Alliance News) – The data breach at InterContinental Hotels Group PLC is much bigger than announced earlier, with almost…

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Calendars

20 Apr 2017, 16:35

UK Dividends Calendar – Next 7 Days (20th Apr 2017)

Friday, April 21  XP Power dividend payment dateRM  dividend payment dateGo-Ahead Group dividend payment dateBlackRock Commodities…

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Calendars

20 Apr 2017, 16:32

UK Earnings, Trading Statements Calendar – Next 7 Days (20th Apr 2017)

Friday, April 21  Woodford Patient Capital Trust Full Year ResultsReckitt Benckiser Trading Statement Immunodiagnostic Systems Hldgs Trading Statement …

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Calendars

20 Apr 2017, 16:31

International Economic Events Calendar – Next 7 Days – FXStreet (20th Apr 2017)

times in BSTTime Country Event Consensus PreviousFriday, April 21      All Day   IMF Meeting  …

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Companies

20 Apr 2017, 16:30

Johnson Matthey Launches “Refreshed” Science-Led Brand Identity

LONDON (Alliance News) – Chemicals and platinum firm Johnson Matthey PLC on Thursday said it will launch a “refreshed” brand…

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Companies

20 Apr 2017, 16:11

Facebook Working On Brain-Computer Interface

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – It will be an absolute revolution in communication, as Facebook is working on a technology that…

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Markets

20 Apr 2017, 15:43

Stocks Move Mostly Higher In Reaction To Earnings News – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Stocks have moved mostly higher in morning trading on Thursday following the mixed performance seen in…

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Companies

20 Apr 2017, 15:34

DIRECTOR DEALINGS: New Essentra CEO Paul Forman Buys 20,000 Shares

LONDON (Alliance News) – FTSE 250-listed Essentra PLC said its new Chief Executive Officer Paul Forman bought shares at the…

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Economics

20 Apr 2017, 15:31

US Leading Economic Index Rises More Than Expected In March

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Pointing to continued economic growth this year, the Conference Board released a report on Thursday showing…

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Economics

20 Apr 2017, 15:14

Eurozone Consumer Confidence Improves For Second Month

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – Eurozone consumer confidence improved for a second straight month in April, preliminary data from the European…

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Forex

20 Apr 2017, 15:05

Euro Mixed After Eurozone Consumer Sentiment Index

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – At 10:00 am ET, Eurozone flash consumer sentiment for April has been released. Following the data,…

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Economics

20 Apr 2017, 14:47

UK PM May And EU Parliament President Tajani Discuss Brexit Red Lines

LONDON (Alliance News) – Theresa May held talks at 10 Downing Street on Thursday with the president of the European…

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Economics

20 Apr 2017, 14:36

US Philadelphia Fed Index Indicates Slowdown In Manufacturing Growth

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Results from the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s manufacturing business outlook survey suggest that regional manufacturing…

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Companies

20 Apr 2017, 14:35

Monchhichi Issues 14 Shares In Response To Warrants Exercise (ALLISS)

LONDON (Alliance News) – Investment company Monchhichi PLC said on Thursday that it has issued 14 ordinary shares at 80.0…

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Economics

20 Apr 2017, 14:14

Philly Fed Index Indicates Notably Slower Growth In April

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Results from the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s manufacturing business outlook survey suggest that regional manufacturing…

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