News by: Daniel Grote
Barclays shares jump as results less bad than feared. Fresh Russia sanctions cause few ripples in markets.
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Tougher sanctions against Russia and an onslaught of US data weigh on investors' minds as FTSE inches up.
Aberdeen Asset Management continues to fall on news of loss of big clients. Investors shrug off Lloyds' Libor fine.
Fines by US and UK authorities also relate to attempts to manipulate government lending scheme.
Our exclusive Accumulator table shows all global markets were up in the week ending Thursday, apart from a small fall in Russia.
RBS delights the City with a fall in bad debts as the UK economy achieves the 'milestone' of growing beyond pre-crisis levels.
B&Q owner falls 7.5% on disappointing sales. FTSE flat as investor caution prevails amid geopolitical tension.
(Update) Profits warning hits GlaxoSmithKline. FTSE 100 edges higher despite fear of more punitive EU sanctions against Russia.
Sentiment improves as Ukrainian separatists agree to hand over black boxes of crashed plane. Tesco gives back yesterday's gains.
Our daily roundup of the best analyst commentary on shares, also including Homeserve and Advanced Computer Software.
The geopolitical consequences of the Ukraine plane crash tragedy will be at the forefront of investors' minds ahead of a nervous week for markets.
AbbVie seals deal to buy Dublin-based pharmaceutical group. FTSE moves into positive territory after earlier losses on Ukraine plane crash.
(Update) Reports of plane crash in eastern Ukraine led to further slump in shares after latest US sanctions against Russia.
The FTSE 100 has rallied after strong Chinese growth figures. Meggitt jumps on takeover speculation.
(Update) Economists predict a hike in interest rates in November after bigger-than-expected inflation rise surprised investors.
Only three payday lenders are likely to survive plans for cap on interest and fees of 0.8% per day.
Star fund manager Neil Woodford takes the unusual step of disclosing all the holdings of his new £1.6 billion equity income fund.
FTSE 100 bounces back after rotten week, with Shire among big risers as it recommends new AbbVie bid.
The troubles afflicting Banco Espirito Santo mean the eurozone will be firmly in the spotlight next week.