MARKET REPORTS UK
12:14
London midday: Stocks off lows as sterling slips versus dollar
London Stock Exchange AIM LSE shares

London stocks were down but off earlier lows by midday, helped along by a weakening of the pound versus the dollar, although the currency remained firmer against the euro after Angela Merkel secured a fourth term as German chancellor but with the tricky task of setting up a coalition.

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08:44
London open: Stocks in the red as pound rallies but Imagination Technologies surges
London Stock Exchange AIM LSE shares

London stocks fell in early trade on Monday as the pound gained ground against the euro after Angela Merkel secured a fourth term as German chancellor but with the tricky task of setting up a coalition, although chip designer Imagination Technologies bucked the trend on deal news.

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07:40
London pre-open: Stocks seen slightly lower as pound gains vs euro on German election
London Stock Exchange AIM LSE shares

London stocks were set for a slightly weaker open on Monday as the pound gained ground against the euro after Angela Merkel secured a fourth term as German chancellor but with the tricky task of setting up a coalition.

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22 Sep
London Close: FTSE firmer as pound losses ground after May speech
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London stocks had reversed earlier losses to trade a little higher by Friday's close, helped along by a weaker pound as investors weighed up a key speech by Prime Minister Theresa May.

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22 Sep
London midday: Stocks pop higher as pound slips ahead of May speech
London Stock Exchange AIM LSE shares

London stocks had reversed earlier losses to trade a little higher by midday, helped along by a weaker pound as investors awaited a key speech by Prime Minister Theresa May.

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22 Sep
London open: Stocks edge lower on N Korea concerns as investors eye May speech
Theresa May

London stocks edged lower in early trade on Friday after North Korea reportedly threatened to test a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific and as investors awaited a key speech by Prime Minister Theresa May.

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22 Sep
London pre-open: Stocks seen weaker on North Korea woes, ahead of May speech
London Stock Exchange AIM LSE shares

London stocks were set for a weaker open on Friday, taking their cue from downbeat sessions in the US and Asia after North Korea reportedly threatened to test a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean.

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21 Sep
London close: FTSE flat as investors mull latest Fed decision and UK lending figures
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London stocks closed marginally lower on Thursday, giving up earlier small gains as investors digested the latest UK borrowing figures and Sterling bounced back.

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21 Sep
London midday: Stocks flatten out as investors digest borrowing figures
London Stock Exchange AIM LSE shares

London stocks had flattened out by midday, giving up earlier small gains as investors digested the latest UK borrowing figures.

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21 Sep
London open: Stocks nudge up as investors digest Fed
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London stocks nudged higher in early trade on Thursday as investors mulled over the latest policy announcement from the Federal Reserve and sifted through corporate news.

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21 Sep
London pre-open: Stocks seen muted as investors mull Fed
London, Londres

London stocks were set for a muted open on Thursday as investors mulled the latest policy announcement from the Federal Reserve.

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20 Sep
London close: Strength in Sterling puts a lid on stocks
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London stocks traded fairly flat on Wednesday as the pound popped higher on the back of stronger than expected retail sales data, even as traders waited on the US Federal Reserve's policy announcement later in the day.

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20 Sep
London midday: Stocks flatten out as pound pops up on retail sales, pre-Fed
London Stock Exchange AIM LSE shares

London stocks had pared gains to trade flat by midday as the pound popped higher on the back of stronger than expected retail sales data, though with thoughts still on the US Federal Reserve's policy announcement later in the day.

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20 Sep
London open: Stocks edge higher ahead of retail sales, Fed announcement
London Stock Exchange AIM LSE shares

London stocks edged tentatively higher in early trade on Wednesday as investors eyed the release of UK retail sales data and the latest policy announcement from the US Federal Reserve.

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20 Sep
London pre-open: Stocks seen muted as investors eye Fed announcement
London Stock Exchange AIM LSE shares

London stocks were set for a muted open on Wednesday as investors looked ahead to the latest policy announcement from the US Federal Reserve.

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19 Sep
London close: FTSE higher on the day, investors wait for Fed statement
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Shares finished higher on Tuesday as the pound gave up early gains against the dollar.

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19 Sep
London midday: FTSE inches up as pound buffeted by Carney calls, Fed plans
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London stocks steadily edged higher as Tuesday wore on as the pound gave up early gains against the dollar.

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19 Sep
London open: FTSE flat as pound cancels out positive mood
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London stocks were flat on Tuesday morning as the pound rose against the dollar to counteract positive sentiment after further record highs were posted on Wall Street overnight.

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19 Sep
London pre-open: Stocks to dip as dollar wavers ahead of Fed decision
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London stocks were expected to start slightly lower on Tuesday as the pound rebounded to counteract positive sentiment after new record highs were posted on Wall Street overnight.

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18 Sep
London close: Stocks bounce back as pound forfeits some gains
Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England

London stocks finished higher as the pound lost ground even as Bank of England governor Mark Carney reiterated that a hike in Bank Rate might be in order in coming months.

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