Name Price Chg.% Chg.
FTSE 100 7,302.25 0.38% 27.42
FTSE 250 18,677.59 -0.50% -94.62
FTSE All-Share 3,968.62 0.21% 8.45
Euro Stoxx 50 3,339.27 -0.00% -0.06
Bats UK 100 12,370.31 0.34% 41.98
Bats UK 250 16,939.03 -0.56% -96.18
S&P 500 2,362.82 -0.11% -2.56
Brent Crude 55.71 -2.23% -1.27
Dow Jones I.A. 20,775.60 0.16% 32.60
Gold 1,236.65 0.28% 3.45
Name Price Chg.% Chg.
Bats UK 100 12,370.31 0.34% 41.98
Bats UK 250 16,939.03 -0.56% -96.18
Bats UK 350 12,938.34 0.20% 25.35
Bats FR 40 13,572.35 0.56% 75.84
Bats DE 30 14,293.91 1.41% 198.21
Bats IT 40 9,335.54 -0.85% -79.93
Bats CH 20 13,190.71 0.87% 113.73
Name Price Chg.% Chg.
FTSE 100 7,302.25 0.38% 27.42
FTSE 250 18,677.59 -0.50% -94.62
FTSE All-Share 3,968.62 0.21% 8.45
FTSE Small Cap 5,341.87 -0.21% -11.15
techMARK 100 4,325.88 -0.37% -16.09
FTSE AIM 50 5,023.45 0.12% 6.06
Bats UK 100 12,370.31 0.34% 41.98
Name Price Chg.% Chg.
CAC 40 4,895.88 0.15% 7.12
Xetra DAX 11,998.59 0.26% 31.10
IBEX 35 9,477.20 -0.88% -83.80
FTSE MIB Index 18,884.90 -0.83% -158.68
SMI 8,585.85 0.22% 18.67
Euro Stoxx 50 3,339.27 -0.00% -0.06
PSI 20 4,668.69 -0.38% -17.69
BEL 20 3,623.64 -0.13% -4.77
AEX 499.11 0.11% 0.54
Name Price Chg.% Chg.
S&P 500 2,362.82 -0.11% -2.56
Dow Jones I.A. 20,775.60 0.16% 32.60
Nasdaq 100 5,352.13 0.03% 1.41
TSX Composite 15,830.22 -0.58% -92.15
Name Price Chg.% Chg.
Hang Seng 24,201.96 0.99% 238.33
Nikkei 225 19,371.30 -0.04% -8.57
Name Price Chg.% Chg.
GBP/EUR 1.1803 0.03% 0.0003
GBP/USD 1.2452 -0.02% -0.0003
GBP/JPY 141.2270 0.05% 0.0694
GBP/CHF 1.2587 -0.00% -0.0001
GBP/CAD 1.6394 0.01% 0.0002
EUR/USD 1.0552 -0.04% -0.0004
USD/JPY 113.3445 0.02% 0.0195
Name Price Chg.% Chg.
Gold 1,236.65 0.28% 3.45
Silver 18.00 0.61% 0.11
Brent Crude 55.71 -2.23% -1.27
Krugerrand 1,232.50 -0.40% -4.90
Palladium 763.00 -1.55% -12.00
Platinum 993.00 -0.80% -8.00

FTSE closes higher as Lloyds, Barratt lead blue chip advance

Shares in London ended Wednesday on a mixed note after confirmation the UK saw better than expected economic growth at the end of 2016, with blue chips benefiting from a softer sterling.

Jean-Marie Le Pen, Frente Nacional

Macron's lead over Le pen widens slightly but OATs underperforming again versus Bunds

French independent candidate Emmanuel Macron´s backing among voters ticked higher as that for his Socialist contender slipped.

lloyds-bank-banque-britannique-royaume-uni-oxford-street-londres-uk

Lloyds Bank hits post-Brexit high as profits soar, pays special dividend

Lloyds Bank more than doubled full year pre-tax profits to £4.2bn from £1.6bn in 2015 as it announced a special 0.5p-a-share dividend.

cbautomoviles1

Theresa May promises 'relief' for small businesses, stops short of cash pledge

The Prime Minister has reassured business affected by property rates rises that there will be "appropriate relief" for those worst hit.

0cb1153

Unilever to conduct review after Kraft Heinz offer rejection

Unilever said it is conducting a comprehensive review of its options ?to accelerate delivery of value" for the benefit of its shareholders.

TECHNOLOGY NEWS
chiffre-d-affaires-en-baisse-pour-yahoo-au-4e-trimestre

Verizon and Yahoo agree $350m price cut for acquisition deal

Verizon Communications has secured a $350m discount on its deal to buy Yahoo's core internet business, following the disclosure of two massive data breaches involving the latter's account users.

Galaxy Note 7

Samsung to resell modified Galaxy Note 7s in developing countries

South Korean electronics company Samsung is reportedly ready to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 smartphones to emerging markets, in order to recoup some of its losses.

ep tim cook

Apple argues Brussels acted beyond its authority in Ireland tax case

US tech giant Apple has accused the European Commission of making 'fundamental errors' in its ruling that the company should repay the Irish government €13bn in unpaid taxes.

MARKETS
Name Status Type Description
Recent Floats
Countryside Properties Shares started trading Public offer Private and council home developer
Flotation Announced
Arix BioScience Flotation announced Public offer Global healthcare and life science company supporting medical innovation
Press Speculation
Freeagent Press speculation Public offer Accounting software solutions provider
More IPO's

London Global Alerts

London Global Alerts are updated during market hours 8.00 am to 5.00 pm
slide to see more
Date Company Name Broker Recommendation Price Price Target Broker Change
22-Feb-17 Phoenix Group Holdings (DI) Barclays Underweight 7.74p 6.73p Restart Coverage
22-Feb-17 Hvivo Numis Securities Add 1.42p 1.70p Restart Coverage
22-Feb-17 NCC Group N 1 Singer Hold 1.07p 1.38p DownGrade
22-Feb-17 Capital & Counties Properties Numis Securities Hold 3.09p 3.20p DownGrade
22-Feb-17 InterContinental Hotels Group Barclays Equal-weight 37.70p 40.00p DownGrade
More Broker Views
slide to see more
Date company Name Ticker Director Trade Volume/Price Trade Value
21-Dec-17 INLAND HOMES INL Brett, Paul Exercise of option 700,000 @ 0.50p £350,000
22-Feb-17 CHAARAT GOLD HOLDINGS LTD. (DI) CGH Wiwen-Nilsson, Martin Buy 138,000 @ 0.20p £27,600
22-Feb-17 DIVERSE INCOME TRUST (THE) DIVI Thomson , Calum Buy 36,775 @ 0.94p £34,552
22-Feb-17 NEW CENTURY AIM VCT NCA Cameron-Mowat, Ian Sell 21,284 @ 0.80p £17,117
22-Feb-17 NEW CENTURY AIM VCT NCA Gamble, Geoffrey Charles Sell 12,464 @ 0.80p £10,024
More Director Deals
MORE NEWS