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11 Jan
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Europe close: Stocks gain with US inflation in focus

European shares extended gains on Wednesday after a positive session in Asia, although sentiment was tempered by upcoming US inflation data on Thursday.

11 Jan
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London close: Stocks edge higher ahead of US CPI report

London stocks extended their gains on Wednesday, helped by a well-received update from JD Sports.

11 Jan
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Thursday preview: US CPI, M&S in the spotlight

All eyes on Thursday were expected to be on the latest US consumer price data.

11 Jan
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Broker tips: Close Brothers, Frontier Developments

Analysts at Canaccord Genuity slapped merchant banking group Close Brothers with a double downgrade from 'buy' to 'sell' and cut their target price on the stock from 1,483. 0p to 992. 0p, warning that macro risks had still not been "fully priced in".

11 Jan
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Director dealings: Seeing Machines CFO makes share purchase

Seeing Machines revealed on Wednesday that chief financial officer Martin Ive had acquired 900,000 ordinary shares in the AIM-listed technology group.

11 Jan
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Royal Mail hit by cyber attack

Royal Mail said on Wednesday that it has been hit by "severe disruption" following a cyber incident.

11 Jan
Paperchase up for sale again - report

Cards and stationery retailer Paperchase has reportedly been put up for sale just four months after its latest change of ownership.

11 Jan
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US open: Stocks trade higher at the opening bell

Wall Street stocks were in the green early on Wednesday as major indices try to build on what has generally been a strong start to 2023.

11 Jan
FTSE 250 movers: Direct Line, Darktrace hold back gains

FTSE 250: 19,527. 38, up 0. 70% at 1454 GMT.

11 Jan
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Numis cuts Frontier Developments to 'sell', sees risk of capital raise

Analysts at Numis axed their target price for shares of Frontier Developments from 1,450. 0p to 375. 0p and downgraded their shares to 'sell', pointing to an assortment of potential headwinds bearing down on the game software developer and its ability to hit its own guidance.

11 Jan
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Direct Line cancels dividend, shares tumble

Direct Line shares tumbled on Wednesday after the insurer said it was axing its final dividend for 2022 as it took a hit from claims related to severe cold weather and increases in motor inflation.

11 Jan
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FTSE 100 movers: JD Sports surges; insurers in the red

London’s FTSE 100 was up 0. 9% at 7,763. 30 in afternoon trade on Wednesday.

11 Jan
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FAA computer glitch grounds all US flights

All US flights were grounded early on Wednesday as a result of a glitch within the Federal Aviation Administration's computer system.

11 Jan
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Canaccord Genuity hits Close Brothers with double downgrade

Analysts at Canaccord Genuity slapped merchant banking group Close Brothers with a double downgrade from 'buy' to 'sell' and cut their target price on the stock from 1,483. 0p to 992. 0p, warning that macro risks had still not been "fully priced in".

11 Jan
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US mortgage applications rise 1.2%

Mortgage applications rose 1. 2% to kick off 2023, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association of America.

11 Jan
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Europe midday: Shares extend gains despite insurance sector woes

European shares extended gains on Wednesday after a positive session in Asia, although sentiment was tempered by upcoming US inflation data on Thursday.

11 Jan
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US pre-open: Futures have stocks extending yesterday's gains

Wall Street futures were in the green ahead of the bell on Wednesday as major indices look set to build on what has generally been a strong start to 2023.

11 Jan
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FCA launches consultation on struggling insurance customers

The financial watchdog has launched a consultation over how insurance companies support struggling customers.

11 Jan
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Strikes can continue for 'long haul', rail unions warn MPs

Rail unions have warned MPs that there is no immediate end in sight to their increasingly bitter dispute over pay and working conditions.

11 Jan
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London midday: FTSE extends gains; JD Sports surges

London stocks had extended gains by midday on Wednesday, with retailers on the rise after a well-received update from JD Sports.

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