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09 May
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Week ahead: US inflation readings, Bank of England in focus

Financial markets' focus over the coming week would be on inflation in the US.

05 May
Europe close: Stocks advance after April US jobs report

European shares were higher on Friday, as analysts reacted positively to the US jobs report for the month of April.

05 May
Weekly review

The FTSE 100 ended the week down 53. 2 points, or 0. 68%, closing at 7,778. 38 on Friday.

05 May
Broker tips: Spire Healthcare, Vodafone

RBC Capital Markets upgraded Spire Healthcare on Friday to ‘outperform’ from ‘sector perform’ and lifted the price target to 270p from 230p on "signs of market acceleration".

05 May
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US open: Stocks jump back after mixed non-farm payrolls report

US stocks jumped on Friday following better-than-expected results from tech giant Apple, even as investors digested a mixed non-farm payrolls report for April.

05 May
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London close: Stocks rise as US payrolls beat expectations

Stocks in London closed higher on Friday as investors digested the latest nonfarm payrolls data from the US ahead of the King's coronation weekend.

05 May
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Director dealings: LSE director's firm sells more shares, VinaCapital fund's manager buys in

London Stock Exchange Group was once again at the top of the list of director sells, after a company linked to one of its board members sold almost £0. 5m worth of shares.

05 May
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Berenberg stays at 'hold' on Vodafone, trims target price

Analysts at Berenberg reiterated their recommendation to 'hold' shares of Vodafone, arguing that the choice of Margherita Della Valle as the company's new chief executive officer reduced the risk of a dividend cut or of a warning on capital expenditures.

05 May
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HSBC shareholders vote down proposal to spin off Asian arm

HSBC shareholders rejected a proposal on Friday to split the business and spin off the Asian arm.

05 May
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Sareum gets approval for phase one psoriasis studies in Australia

Biotechnology developer Sareum Holdings announced on Friday that it has been granted approval by Australia's Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) to conduct phase one clinical studies on SDC-1801.

05 May
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FTSE 100 movers: BP shines as oil prices rise; IHG in the red

London’s FTSE 100 was up 0. 8% at 7,760. 78 in afternoon trade on Friday.

05 May
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HSBC urges shareholders to vote against bank split

HSBC urged shareholders again on Friday to vote against resolutions backed by its biggest stakeholder, China’s Ping An Asset Management, to split the business in two and spin off the Asian arm.

05 May
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Aptamer warns on profits amid slow pipeline conversion

Life sciences company Aptamer Group said in a trading update on Friday that revenue in the 10 months ended 30 April totalled around £1. 4m.

05 May
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US non-farm payrolls beat expectations in April

The US economy created more jobs than expected last month, according to figures released on Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

05 May
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Eden Research losses narrow as it expands product reach

Eden Research reported an increase in revenue in its 2022 preliminary results on Friday, to £1. 8m from £1. 2m in 2021.

05 May
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RBC Capital upgrades Spire Healthcare to 'outperform'

RBC Capital Markets upgraded Spire Healthcare on Friday to ‘outperform’ from ‘sector perform’ and lifted the price target to 270p from 230p on "signs of market acceleration".

05 May
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US pre-open: Stocks seen up after Apple beat, ahead of payrolls

US stock futures were pointing to a firmer open on Friday following better-than-expected results from tech giant Apple, as investors eyed the latest non-farm payrolls report.

05 May
Europe midday: Shares flat as eurozone retail sales dent sentiment

European shares were flat at midday after worse-than-expected eurozone retail sales dented earlier positive sentiment driven by results from tech giant Apple.

05 May
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London midday: Stocks up ahead of non-farm payrolls

London stocks were off earlier highs but still in the black by midday on Friday, as investors eyed the latest US non-farm payrolls report, with upbeat results from BA owner IAG and US tech giant Apple helping to lift the mood.

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