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International Business Times
Rolls-Royce is the latest FTSE 100 group to cut its dividend in a bid to shore up balance sheet The traditional post-weekend Monday blues hit Rolls-Royce shareholders more tha
Rolls-Royce is the latest FTSE 100 group to cut its dividend in a bid to shore up balance sheet
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
The traditional post-weekend Monday blues hit Rolls-Royce shareholders more than others, after the engines manufacturer announced on 7 February it will cut its dividend payouts for the first time in 25 years. The FTSE 100 group revealed it will... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Statoil to clarify Njord future plans by year-endOffshore staff ABERDEEN, UK – Production from the Njord and Hyme fields in the
Statoil to clarify Njord future plans by year-end
Offshore Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
Offshore staff ABERDEEN, UK – Production from the Njord and Hyme fields in the Norwegian Sea will be suspended at the end of May, after which the Njord A and B facilities will likely to be towed to shore, according to partner Faroe Petroleum. The... Read more
4d
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Green Investment Bank in £423m windfarm acquisition A consortium comprising of the UK Green Investment Bank (GIB) Offshore Wind F
Green Investment Bank in £423m windfarm acquisition
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 4 days ago
A consortium comprising of the UK Green Investment Bank (GIB) Offshore Wind Fund and funds managed by New York investment firm BlackRock, has acquired three UK wind farms in a deal worth... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
BG, Regenersis, Shaftesbury & moreNews & Tips: Today's market overview Equities in London are up a little in e
BG, Regenersis, Shaftesbury & more
Investors Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
News & Tips: Today's market overview Equities in London are up a little in early trading but there is a sense of anticipation ahead of US jobs figures later today. Click here to see what The Trader makes of the... Read more
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Scotsman
Centrica sells three wind farms in £423m deal with GIB Centrica is selling its stake in the Glens of Foudland wind farm Scottish Gas
Centrica sells three wind farms in £423m deal with GIB
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
Centrica is selling its stake in the Glens of Foudland wind farm Scottish Gas owner Centrica has sold its stake in an Aberdeenshire wind farm as part of a £423 million deal. The group, along... Read more
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4d
Business Wire
Centrica plc UK Regulatory Announcement: Disposal5 February 2016 Centrica plc (‘Centrica’) Centrica sells its 50 per cent inte
Centrica plc UK Regulatory Announcement: Disposal
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
5 February 2016 Centrica plc (‘Centrica’) Centrica sells its 50 per cent interests in the Glens of Foudland, Lynn and Inner Dowsing wind farms Centrica and its 50% joint venture partner EIG Global Energy Partners (‘EIG’) have agreed a joint sale... Read more
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6d
Zero Hedge
February 3Overnight Media Digest - Exxon Mobil Corp posted its weakest annual results in
February 3
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
Overnight Media Digest - Exxon Mobil Corp posted its weakest annual results in more than a decade and BP PLC suffered a loss as big as that booked in the aftermath of the worst offshore oil spill in its history, showing the extent of the damage that... Read more
6d
International Business Times
British Gas to axe 500 jobs with closure of its loft and cavity wall insulation business British Gas has decided to close its loft and cavity wall insulation business.
British Gas to axe 500 jobs with closure of its loft and cavity wall insulation business
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
British Gas has decided to close its loft and cavity wall insulation business. This will lead to 500 job losses, the Windsor-headquartered company announced on Tuesday (2 February). A company spokesman said while 400 of these job cuts would be across... Read more
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6d
Daily Mirror
British Gas poised to axe thousands of jobs despite 30% hike in profitsBut union bosses fear it will is the first of a brutal wave of cuts to come. H
British Gas poised to axe thousands of jobs despite 30% hike in profits
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
But union bosses fear it will is the first of a brutal wave of cuts to come. However, British Gas is expected to take the biggest hit as it employs 28,800 of Centrica’a 33,000 strong workforce. Difficult: Mark Hodges, Managing Director of British... Read more
7d
Greenock Telegraph
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shakeBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
Harrow Times
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
Harrow Times / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
Daily Telegraph
British Gas to cut 500 jobs as it shuts insulation businessCentrica said last summer that 5,000 of the 6,000 job losses would be in the UK
British Gas to cut 500 jobs as it shuts insulation business
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
Centrica said last summer that 5,000 of the 6,000 job losses would be in the UK, where the vast majority of its 33,000 staff are employed within the British Gas business. About half of the total losses were expected to be made through redundancies,... Read more
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7d
Bolton News
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
Bolton News / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
Northern Echo
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upMark Hodges, chief executive, energy supply and services, UK and Ireland at Bri
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
Northern Echo / Posted 7 days ago
Mark Hodges, chief executive, energy supply and services, UK and Ireland at British Gas, said: "We are focused on improving the efficiency and effectiveness of our organisation to meet the changing needs of our customers. "British Gas is well... Read more
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7d
Shropshire Star
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up « Shropshire StarUnions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 7 days ago
Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are part of 6,000 cuts announced by owner Centrica last summer, with the group saying it had to be competitive in a "fast-changing" energy... Read more
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7d
West Moreland Gazette
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
Kingston Guardian
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
Kingston Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
Oxford Mail
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shakeBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake
Oxford Mail / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
Streatham Guardian
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
Streatham Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
Bury Times
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
Bury Times / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
Gazette
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
guardian-series
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shakeBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake
guardian-series / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
This is West Country
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
This is West Country / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
Gazette News
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
Gazette News / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
thebee
British Gas Announces 500 Jobs To Be CutBritain's largest energy supplier British Gas is axing 500 jobs as part of an o
British Gas Announces 500 Jobs To Be Cut
thebee / Posted 7 days ago
Britain's largest energy supplier British Gas is axing 500 jobs as part of an ongoing cost-cutting plan by owner Centrica. It comes after the company last summer announced an efficiency programme involving the loss of 6,000 jobs designed to make the... Read more
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7d
Belfast Telegraph
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up British Gas is axing 500 jobs as part of 6,000 cuts announced by owner Cen
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
-up British Gas is axing 500 jobs as part of 6,000 cuts announced by owner Centrica last summer British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the... Read more
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7d
Wandsworth Guardian
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
St Albans & Harpenden Review
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shakeBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
EveningTimes Online
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
Croydon Guardian
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
Croydon Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
Hampshire Chronicle
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
This is Oxfordshire
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
Lancashire Telegraph
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-upBritish Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation bus
500 British Gas jobs to go in efficiency shake-up
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
British Gas is to axe 500 jobs, hitting its loft and cavity wall insulation business, as part of the company's efficiencies programme. Unions described the announcement as a "sickener", saying staff affected by the news felt "gutted". The jobs are... Read more
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7d
Evening Standard
Major market exchange warns Brexit may force it to leave LondonOne of Europe’s biggest market exchanges has warned it may be forced to relocat
Major market exchange warns Brexit may force it to leave London
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
One of Europe’s biggest market exchanges has warned it may be forced to relocate away from London if the UK leaves the EU. The owner of Bats Chi-X Europe, which accounts for around one third of FTSE 100 trading and a quarter of European trades, said... Read more
8d
International Business Times
Centrica CEO: Osborne should cut taxes of oil producers to avoid North Sea field closures North Sea oil fields face closure if chancellor George Osborne does not cut tax
Centrica CEO: Osborne should cut taxes of oil producers to avoid North Sea field closures
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
North Sea oil fields face closure if chancellor George Osborne does not cut taxation of oil producers, the chief executive of Centrica has said. Iain Conn, the boss of the Windsor-based utility company, urged the chancellor to offer relief to... Read more
9d
express
The squeeze is on as savers start running out of options JUST when you thought life could not get any tougher for savers, that is exac
The squeeze is on as savers start running out of options
express / Posted 9 days ago
JUST when you thought life could not get any tougher for savers, that is exactly what has happened. In 2013, the average one-year fixed rate cash Isa paid more than two per cent... Read more
9d
Daily Telegraph
Hinkley Point nuclear fiasco spooks Hitachi bossHiroaki Nakanishi, chairman and chief executive of Hitachi Ltd, speaks during a
Hinkley Point nuclear fiasco spooks Hitachi boss
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Hiroaki Nakanishi, chairman and chief executive of Hitachi Ltd, speaks during a news conference at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland Photo: Bloomberg Mr Nakanishi said Hitachi had set out “very fair conditions for the making of... Read more
11d
The Irish Times
Bord Gáis Energy chief to take international roleby its parent company for an international role, as part of a wider management
Bord Gáis Energy chief to take international role
The Irish Times / Posted 11 days ago
by its parent company for an international role, as part of a wider management shake-up at the Centrica group. Mr Collier, who led the buyout of the retail division of the former State-owned energy business in 2014, will lead “a new initiative to... Read more
11d
The Courier Mail
European stocks slump over 1%Key markets dive into the close despite sharp recovery in oil prices. Britain’
European stocks slump over 1%
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Key markets dive into the close despite sharp recovery in oil prices. Britain’s top stock index has retreated after hitting a three-week high earlier in the session, weighed down by Ashtead and travel stocks hit by rising oil prices. Equipment... Read more
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11d
Business Spectator
European stocks slump over 1%Britain’s top stock index has retreated after hitting a three-week high earlier
European stocks slump over 1%
Business Spectator / Posted 11 days ago
Britain’s top stock index has retreated after hitting a three-week high earlier in the session, weighed down by Ashtead and travel stocks hit by rising oil prices. Equipment rentals company Ashtead was the top faller on the blue-chip FTSE 100 index... Read more
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heraldscotland
Lloyds Banking Group shares fall after Osborne postpones final stake saleGermany's DAX fell by more than 2% and the Cac 40 in France was more than 1% lo
Lloyds Banking Group shares fall after Osborne postpones final stake sale
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
Germany's DAX fell by more than 2% and the Cac 40 in France was more than 1% lower. In New York the Dow Jones Industrial was down slightly in early trading. The pound was two cents up against the US dollar at just under 1.44 after official figures... Read more
13d
Daily Telegraph
Hinkley Point go-ahead delayed amid EDF funding doubtsA UK Government source indicated it remained confident EDF would proceed with H
Hinkley Point go-ahead delayed amid EDF funding doubts
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
A UK Government source indicated it remained confident EDF would proceed with Hinkley, which would be the country’s first new nuclear plant in a generation and is expected to deliver 7pc of UK electricity when it is scheduled to start operating in... Read more
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14d
Daily Telegraph
Why there is no single business view on BrexitThis culture clash between two very different models of capitalism is now most
Why there is no single business view on Brexit
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
This culture clash between two very different models of capitalism is now most visible over the European question: many big PLCs are in favour of remaining part of the EU, often almost unconditionally; smaller firms and privately-owned, larger... Read more
15d
express
Underlying dividends at record high in the UK DIVIDENDS in the UK reached £87.6billion last year, with underlying dividends
Underlying dividends at record high in the UK
express / Posted 15 days ago
DIVIDENDS in the UK reached £87.6billion last year, with underlying dividends at a record high, according to a report. Underlying dividends hit a UK record of £84.6billion in 2015 Underlying dividends... Read more
16d
Daily Telegraph
Treasury faces row over future of carbon taxSeveral major energy suppliers including EDF and Centrica are understood to be
Treasury faces row over future of carbon tax
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
Several major energy suppliers including EDF and Centrica are understood to be urging the Treasury to commit to an increase. They stand to benefit because the tax has the effect of boosting the wholesale power price, increasing revenues for their... Read more
19d
Bolton News
Global markets see calmer trading after FTSE's £52bn beatingGlobal markets pulled out of their nosedive amid calmer trading a day after £52
Global markets see calmer trading after FTSE's £52bn beating
Bolton News / Posted 19 days ago
Global markets pulled out of their nosedive amid calmer trading a day after £52 billion was wiped off the FTSE 100 in London and equities plunged worldwide. But the bounce back remained fragile as oil prices languished below 28 US dollars a barrel... Read more
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19d
Croydon Guardian
Global markets see calmer trading after FTSE's £52bn beatingGlobal markets pulled out of their nosedive amid calmer trading a day after £52
Global markets see calmer trading after FTSE's £52bn beating
Croydon Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
Global markets pulled out of their nosedive amid calmer trading a day after £52 billion was wiped off the FTSE 100 in London and equities plunged worldwide. But the bounce back remained fragile as oil prices languished below 28 US dollars a barrel... Read more
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19d
Hampshire Chronicle
Global markets see calmer trading after FTSE's £52bn beatingGlobal markets pulled out of their nosedive amid calmer trading a day after £52
Global markets see calmer trading after FTSE's £52bn beating
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
Global markets pulled out of their nosedive amid calmer trading a day after £52 billion was wiped off the FTSE 100 in London and equities plunged worldwide. But the bounce back remained fragile as oil prices languished below 28 US dollars a barrel... Read more
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19d
This is Oxfordshire
Global markets see calmer trading after FTSE's £52bn beatingGlobal markets pulled out of their nosedive amid calmer trading a day after £52
Global markets see calmer trading after FTSE's £52bn beating
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 19 days ago
Global markets pulled out of their nosedive amid calmer trading a day after £52 billion was wiped off the FTSE 100 in London and equities plunged worldwide. But the bounce back remained fragile as oil prices languished below 28 US dollars a barrel... Read more
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19d
Northern Echo
Global markets see calmer trading after FTSE's £52bn beatingIndices also fought back across Europe, with Germany's Dax up 0.5% and the Cac
Global markets see calmer trading after FTSE's £52bn beating
Northern Echo / Posted 19 days ago
Indices also fought back across Europe, with Germany's Dax up 0.5% and the Cac 40 in France 0.6% higher. Tony Cross, market analyst at Trustnet Direct, warned the rebound may not last as crude prices remain " on the rocks". "Technically we're... Read more
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