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Oil Decline Weighs On Stocks By David Madden - Jun 21, 2017

European equities are in the red this morning as the slum pin the price of oil continues to weigh on market sentiment. We are seeing signs that demand for oil from Asia is slipping, and that is ...

What Does Amazon Want From Whole Foods? By Investing.com - Jun 19, 2017

By Clement Thibault This past Friday, June 16th, Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) announced it had agreed to buy Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ:WFM) in a in $13 billion deal. Following the news, Whole Foods' share ...

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French Elections Boost Equities By David Madden - Jun 19, 2017

European equity markets are in positive territory this morning as the political success of Emmanuel Macron in France has boosted investor confidence. Mr Macron was tipped to gain a majority and that ...

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Stocks Bounce Back Post BoE Hawkish Vote By David Madden - Jun 16, 2017

The FTSE 100 is higher on the day as stocks rebounded after yesterday’s sell-off. Traders have gotten to grips with the surprise that three members of the Bank of England (BoE) voted to hike ...

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Central Banks Send Stocks Lower By David Madden - Jun 15, 2017

Europe Central banks have played havoc with the FTSE 100 today. First, it was the Federal Reserve last night, as their interest rate hike and hawkish commentary prompted a sell-off at the London ...

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Stocks Slide Post Fed By David Madden - Jun 15, 2017

Equity markets in Europe are in the red this morning after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates last night. The Fed are planning on reducing the number of assets they have on their balance sheet ...

FTSE Falters Whilst GBP Remains Under Pressure By XTB - Jun 15, 2017

The FTSE 100 is seeing some selling this morning since the London open, with the benchmark off by more than 50 points and trading down to levels not seen since mid-May. The pound is also lower, with a...

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DAX 12,900, UK COL Squeeze By Jasper Lawler - Jun 14, 2017

DAX hits 12,900 and new record Investor’s rekindled attraction to European assets was on display again as Germany’s benchmark equity index struck a new record high. The DAX rising above ...

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Hope Of DUP Deal Sends Stocks Higher By David Madden - Jun 14, 2017

In London, the FTSE 100 is higher on the day as investors are still keeping an eye on the political landscape in the UK. Dealers are optimistic that the Conservatives will do a deal with the ...