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UK stocks recoil as Brexit euphoria cools; Sophos soars

The FTSE 250 shed 1.2pc, handing back part of the more than 4pc gain it had recorded in the previous session. Britain and the...

FTSE recovers, tracks worst week in over 1-1/2 years

LSE topped the FTSE 100 leader-board with a 2pc rise after a Reuters report that some of its investors had asked Hong Kong Exchanges...

FTSE treads water, braces for worst week since Feb. 2018

FTSE 100, FTSE 250 up 0.2% LSE among biggest gainers on main bourse BP advances after announcing CEO transition plans London's FTSE 100 recovered a...

FTSE falls for 4th day after trade shock; Ted Baker slumps

The main index, which had suffered its worst one-day drop since before the 2016 Brexit vote on Wednesday, was dragged 0.5pc lower. The FTSE...

FTSE 100 slides amid Brexit angst, growth worries

The FTSE 100 opened lower on Wednesday, on track for its biggest one-day decline since mid-August. Johnson will present on Wednesday his final Brexit...

China stimulus plan lifts FTSE 100; G4S boosts mid-caps

London's FTSE 100 rose on Friday as a new stimulus plan from China helped support sentiment after US jobs data disappointed and housebuilder Berkeley gained...

FTSE 100 lifted by encouraging China trade comments and falling pound

London's main index jumped on Thursday as China's fresh comments on possibly resolving the long-drawn trade spat with the United States lifted investor spirits, while...

FTSE 100 falls after Fed minutes, pound rally

London's FTSE 100 fell on Thursday as the latest signals from the US Federal Reserve dampened hopes of hefty interest rate cuts, while exporter stocks...

Oil majors, exporters lead FTSE bounce

London's FTSE 100 rose on Wednesday as oil majors tracked gains in crude prices and a weaker pound led exporter stocks higher, while cautious investors...

Stocks trading ex-dividend weigh on FTSE 100; mid-caps outperform

London's FTSE 100 was pushed into the red on Thursday by several heavyweight stocks that traded without dividend entitlement, while gains in gambling firm GVC...