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13 Sep
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London midday: Stocks slip as core inflation stays high

UK stocks were trading at five-week lows on Wednesday despite some big gains from blue-chip insurers, with market sentiment hit by fears that the Bank of England may step in to raise interest rates once again.

16 Aug
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London close: Stocks extend losses as rate hike fears continue

UK stock markets faced a downturn on Wednesday, as gains from blue-chip insurers were overshadowed by concerns that the Bank of England could introduce another interest rate hike.

16 Aug
Europe close: Shares slip into red as investors digest UK CPI, await Fed minutes

European shares slipped back into the red at the close rallied at midday on Wednesday as investors digested UK inflation numbers and awaited the release of US Federal Reserve meeting minutes for a steer on future rate movements.

16 Aug
Europe midday: Shares rally despite mixed UK inflation data

European shares rallied at midday on Wednesday as investors shrugged off a flatlining of UK core inflation.

16 Aug
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Director dealings: Kenmare directors, Genuit chairman invest in firms

Kenmare Resources was on the top of the list of director buys on Wednesday, after two of its directors were linked to share purchases.

16 Aug
Thursday preview: Quiet day for earnings and data

Thursday is likely to be a quiet day for corporate earnings in London, so most of the attention will be fixed on yet more economic data from the US as investors look ahead to the next Federal Reserve meeting with bated breath.

16 Aug
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FTSE 100 movers: Admiral, Aviva impress with H1 results

Insurance heavyweights Admiral and Aviva were both on the rise on Wednesday’s session after the company’s impressed with their interim results.

16 Aug
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US open: Stocks mixed ahead of FOMC minutes, Target jumps

US stocks eked out small gains on Wednesday with risk appetite subdued as markets awaited minutes of the latest Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting.

16 Aug
FTSE 250 movers: Balfour Beatty plunges; Insurers in favour

Balfour Beatty shares plunged after interim results showed its order book has lost £1bn although the construction group posted record improved sales and declare a dividend.

16 Aug
United Utilities fined £0.88m after taking 22bn litres from aquifer

United Utilities has been fined £800,000 by Britain's Environment Agency after illegally abstracting 22bn litres of water from a vital aquifer in Lancashire and causing damage that "will take years to receover".

16 Aug
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US pre-open: Futures flat ahead of key FOMC minutes

US stocks were set for a subdued start on Wednesday as investors awaited the minutes of the latest Federal Reserve policy meeting to find out more about the outlook for interest rates.

16 Aug
Broker tips: Analysts positive on CAB Payments and Trainline

Canaccord Genuity expects shares of CAB Payments to more than double from current levels, as it kicked off coverage of the stock with a ‘buy’ rating.

16 Aug
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Plus500 starts $60m share buyback

Contracts-for-difference trading platform Plus500 announced the terms of its new $60m share buyback programme on Wednesday, immediately on the back of the completion of its $70m repurchase.

16 Aug
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Canaccord sees huge upside at CAB Payments

Canaccord Genuity expects shares of CAB Payments to more than double from current levels, as it kicked off coverage of the stock with a ‘buy’ rating.

16 Aug
EZ Q2 final GDP confirmed at 0.3% rise

Eurozone GDP rose by 0. 3% in the second quarter of the year compared with the prior three months, according to official final figures.

16 Aug
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Trainline's discount to the market "unwarranted", says Shore Capital

Trainline is being undervalued by the market, according to broker Shore Capital, which sees huge upside for shares of the rail and coach booking platform.

16 Aug
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Belluscura receives 6,500 orders for new oxygen concentrator

Medical device developer Belluscura announced on Wednesday that it had received purchase orders for more than 6,500 units of its next-generation ‘DISCOV-R’ portable oxygen concentrator.

16 Aug
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Chaarat inks deal to sell Armenia's Kapan mine

Chaarat Gold announced a binding agreement to sell its 100%-owned Armenian subsidiary Chaarat Kapan on Wednesday, which is responsible for the Kapan mining operation in southern Armenia.

16 Aug
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Gattaca upbeat amid struggles in permanent recruitment

Specialist staffing firm Gattaca reported a slight dip in continuing full-year net fee income in a trading update on Wednesday, with expected figures of £43. 6m, compared to the previous year’s £44. 1m, for a 1% year-on-year decline.

16 Aug
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Restore confident despite first-half difficulties

Digital and information management specialist Restore reported a robust first-half revenue performance on Wednesday, driven by strong performances in records management, recurring income streams of the digital division, and Harrow Green.

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