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17 Oct
FTSE 250 movers: Virgin Money gains on update, Workspace boosted by JPM note
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London's FTSE 250 was down 0. 4% to 20,140. 65 in afternoon trade on Tuesday.

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17 Oct
NAHB housing market index hits five-month high in October
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Sentiment among US housebuilders unexpectedly improved in October, according to data released on Tuesday.

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17 Oct
FTSE 100 movers: Pearson surges on results but Merlin gets clobbered
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London's FTSE 100 was up 0. 3% to 7,546. 11 in afternoon trade on Tuesday as investors digested the latest UK inflation figures.

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17 Oct
Ryanair says Peter Bellew to return as chief operations officer
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Budget airline Ryanair said on Tuesday that Peter Bellew will rejoin the group as chief operations officer.

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17 Oct
Morgan Stanley Q3 earnings beat estimates thanks to wealth management arm
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Morgan Stanley posted a rise in third-quarter net income on Tuesday thanks to a solid performance from its wealth management business.

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17 Oct
US pre-open: Stocks seen muted as earnings roll in; MS and Goldman in focus
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US futures pointed to a muted open on Wall Street on Tuesday as third-quarter earnings season gets into full swing, with releases from the likes of banking behemoths Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley.

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17 Oct
London midday: Stocks tick higher as inflation, MPC members weigh on pound
London Stock Exchange AIM LSE shares

London stocks had edged higher by midday as the pound fell back against the dollar following a brief pop higher after data showed inflation surged to a five-year high last month and Bank of England policymakers spoke about interest rates.

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17 Oct
Empiric Student Property sells Stirling freehold for £2m

Empiric Student Property has exchanged contracts to sell the freehold of the Forthside Way site in Stirling for £2m excluding costs.

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17 Oct
Hornby issues another profit warning, announces chairman departure
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Model train set maker Hornby issued another profit warning as it announced the departure of its chairman.

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17 Oct
Asos reports record FY profit and revenue, lifts sales growth guidance
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Online fashion retailer Asos reported record full-year profit and sales on Tuesday as it bumped up its full-year sales growth forecast.

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17 Oct
Rough diamond sales drop at Anglo American's De Beers
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Sales at Anglo American’s De Beers diamond business fell in the eighth sales cycle of the year, in line with the group’s expectations.

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17 Oct
London open: Stocks flat ahead of inflation data; Pearson surges but Merlin tanks
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London stocks were flat in early trade on Tuesday as investors erred on the side of caution ahead of key inflation data.

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17 Oct
Moneysupermarket Q3 revenue rises as insurance business does well
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Price comparison website Moneysupermarket. com reported a jump in revenue for the third quarter and said it was “on track for another record year”.

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17 Oct
Smiths Group appoints John Shipsey as CFO
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Smiths Group has appointed John Shipsey as chief financial officer designate with effect from Wednesday.

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17 Oct
Bellway profit rises as demand remains strong
bellway housebuilding

FTSE 250 housebuilder Bellway reported a jump in full-year profit and revenue on Tuesday as demand for new housing remained strong.

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17 Oct
Rio Tinto cuts full-year copper guidance
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Rio Tinto cut its copper guidance for the year on Tuesday as it reported a drop in mined copper in the third quarter.

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17 Oct
London pre-open: Stocks seen higher ahead of inflation data
London Stock Exchange AIM LSE shares

London stocks were set for a positive open on Tuesday following an upbeat session in the US, as investors eye key inflation data.

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16 Oct
FTSE 250 movers: Kaz and Vedanta gain as copper rallies
provident financial

London’s FTSE 250 was down 0. 3% to 20,205. 03 in afternoon trade on Monday.

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16 Oct
FTSE 100 movers: Miners rally as copper prices surge; Convatec crumbles on warning
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London’s FTSE 100 was flat at 7,534. 26 in afternoon trade on Monday.

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16 Oct
InterContinental Hotels to make $74m from Avendra sale
Intercontinental Hotels Group, IHG, Holiday Inn, leisure

InterContinental Hotels said on Monday that the owners of Avendra, a North American hospitality procurement services provider in which it has a 6. 3% minority interest, have reached a binding agreement to sell the company to Aramark for $1. 35bn.

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