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FTSE 100 preview: Index set to extend losses

The FTSE 100 looks set to open lower this morning, pressured by recession fears, as well as by a string of companies going ex-dividend. Barclays (LON:BARC) will be in focus today as Reuters reported that the lender is no longer...

FTSE 100 preview: Index looking up with China tariffs delayed

The FTSE 100 looks set to start Wednesday’s session on the front foot, building on yesterday’s gains, as the US moved to delay some tariffs on China. On the corporate front, Prudential (LON:PRU) is reporting half-year results today. FTSE 100...

RBS share price: Alison Rose close to taking top job

Royal Bank of Scotland Group (LON:RBS) is close to naming Alison Rose as its new chief executive officer, Sky News has reported. The news came after its outgoing CEO Ross McEwan was recently appointed as chief executive of National Australia...

FTSE 100 preview: Index looking up after positive leads

The FTSE 100 looks set to open higher this morning, building on the previous session’s gains, benefitting from upbeat leads from the US and Asia. On the corporate front, investors will eye more updates from blue-chip asset managers. FTSE 100...

FTSE 100 preview: Index looking up after selloff

The FTSE 100 looks set for a positive start this morning, with worries over the US-China trade war starting to abate. Despite the earnings season starting to wind down, investors will still have some updates to look out for, with...

FTSE 100 preview: Another downbeat start ahead

The FTSE 100 looks set to extend the previous sessions’  hefty losses, with the trade tensions between the US and China continuing to weigh on investor sentiment around the world. On the corporate front, Rolls-Royce Holdings (LON:RR) and InterContinental Hotels...

FTSE 100 preview: Selloff to continue amid trade tensions

The FTSE 100 looks poised for another sharp slide, extending the previous session’s hefty losses, with investors digesting the ongoing trade tensions between the US and China. On the corporate front, investors will digest HSBC Holdings’ (LON:HSBA) interim results Index...

FTSE 100 preview: Selloff ahead amid trade war worries

The FTSE 100 looks set to open sharply lower on the last trading day of the week as President Donald Trump signalled more tariffs on China. On the earnings front, Royal Bank of Scotland Group (LON:RBS) will post its interims....

FTSE 100 preview: Index seen lower despite Fed rate cut

The FTSE 100 looks set to open marginally lower this morning, ahead of a Bank of England (BoE) policy announcement, and after the US Federal Reserve dampened investor hopes for more rate cuts. On the corporate front, the summer earnings...

FTSE 100 preview: Rally to continue ahead of Fed meeting

The FTSE 100 looks set to open higher this morning, building on the previous session’s gains, ahead of the US Federal Reserve meeting this week. With the earnings season in full swing, investors have a lot to look out for...

FTSE 100 preview: Index seen steady ahead of trade talks

The FTSE 100 looks set to open marginally higher this morning, with markets awaiting trade talks between the US and China. Just Eat (LON:JE) will be in focus today amid merger talks with Takeaway.com Muted start ahead IG’s opening calls...

FTSE 100 preview: Lacklustre start after ECB decision

The FTSE 100 looks set to start the last trading day of the week little changed, with investors continuing to mull over central bank policies. On the corporate front, investors will digest results from Vodafone (LON:VOD). Muted start ahead IG’s...

FTSE 100 preview: Index looking up ahead of ECB meeting

The UK benchmark index looks set to build on the previous session gains, ahead of the European Central Bank’s (ECB) upcoming policy meeting and in the wake of yesterday’s news that Boris Johnson is Britain’s new prime minister. Investors will...

FTSE 100 preview: Index seen higher amid new PM expectations

FTSE 100 preview: Index seen higher amid new PM expectations The FTSE 100 looks set to open higher this morning, amid the ongoing earnings season and with investors awaiting news over the UK’s new prime minister. BHP Group (LON:BHP) will...

FTSE 100 preview: Footsie seen little changed

The FTSE 100 looks set to start the new week little changed, with investors mulling over the prospects for a rate cut by the Federal Reserve, along with political developments at home. In company news, Standard Chartered’s (LON:STAN) pay policies...

FTSE 100 preview: Fed rate cut hopes to lift index

The FTSE 100 looks set to start the last trading day of the week in positive territory amid hopes that the US Federal Reserve would move to trim rates. On the corporate front, Royal Bank of Scotland Group’s (LON:RBS) search...

FTSE 100 preview: Trade and Brexit worries to pressure Footsie

The FTSE 100 looks set to extend the previous session’s losses this Thursday, pressured by trade uncertainty and renewed Brexit concerns. On the corporate front, investors will digest a string of corporate releases as the earnings season kicked off this...

FTSE 100 preview: Downbeat start after Trump comments

The FTSE 100 looks set to open lower this morning, pressured by the latest comments by US President Donald Trump over the country’s trade relations with China. On the corporate front, miners will be in focus amid company reports. FTSE...

FTSE 100 preview: Muted start ahead after lacklustre leads

The FTSE 100 looks set to open little changed this morning, amid uninspiring leads from the US and Asia, with investors staying on the sidelines at the start of the earnings season. On the corporate front, Burberry (LON:BRBY) is scheduled...

FTSE 100 preview: Muted start ahead after China data

The FTSE 100 looks set to start the new week little changed, with investors digesting the newest economic data out of China. On the corporate front, GlaxoSmithKline (LON:GSK) is reportedly set to unveil a new chairman as it prepares to...

FTSE 100 preview: Index looking up despite mixed leads

The FTSE 100 looks set to start the last trading day of the week in positive territory, holding steady despite mixed leads from the US and Asia in the wake of Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell’s comments. Marks & Spencer...

FTSE 100 preview: Fed Chair comments to lift Footsie

The FTSE 100 looks set to open higher this morning, finding support in comments by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell which have fuelled demand for equities around the world. Lloyds Banking Group (LON:LLOY) will be in focus on the corporate...

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