News by: Daniel Grote
Pound registers fresh falls and FTSE is down, although not as severely as feared, as chancellor George Osborne moves to calm markets.
FTSE 100 closes the day down 200 points, well off earlier lows but sell-off of pound continues after UK votes to leave EU.
Huge trading volumes place pressure on online stockbrokers, who are struggling to get prices from market makers in Brexit vote fallout.
Investors are waking up to big losses on their portfolios, but experts urge clinging on as the best days in the market often follow the worst.
FTSE 100 closes the day higher after choppy trading while pound makes gains as the UK heads to the polls to vote on EU membership.
Winterflood analysts have highlighted the investment trusts that could benefit from a 'remain' vote, and those best placed should 'leave' win.
FTSE 100 and pound rally as investors appear increasingly confident of a 'remain' victory in tomorrow's EU referendum.
Analysts say now could be a good time to buy the Jupiter European Opportunities investment trust after a drop in the shares.
Analysts at Liberum have outlined some of the stocks to back if the UK votes to leave the EU, and some which will benefit if it remains.
Contrarian investor James Henderson turns to beaten-up banks after bet on mining recovery bears fruit.
Costa Coffee owner Whitbread jumps to top of FTSE 100, which edges lower after yesterday's strong rally.
Chancellor refuses to rule out halting shares trading if poll backs UK exit from EU, as George Soros warns pound could suffer 'Black Friday'.
Circassia Pharmaceuticals shares plummet after cat allergy treatment fails trial, dealing blow to backers Neil Woodford and Mark Barnett.
FTSE 100 and pound jump as polls show voters swinging towards 'remain' vote in Thursday's referendum on EU membership.
A roundup of trades by professional investors, featuring Forterra, Lonmin, Accrol and Imaginatik.
Fears over the UK's EU referendum took their toll on stock markets, property and the pound this week, as investors fled to safe havens.
Recovering banks lead FTSE 100 rebound as campaigning ahead of EU referendum suspended following murder of Labour MP Jo Cox.
FTSE 100 and pound weighed down by 'Brexit' fears, as Bank of England issues warning and poll shows strong 'leave' lead.
Rise for FTSE 100 follows four days of losses but investors remain focused on UK's European Union referendum.
FTSE 100 drops below 6,000 and sterling falls as host of polls show 'leave' campaign strengthening and betting markets start to turn.