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News by: Daniel Grote

Pound and FTSE fall as polls show voters shifting to 'Brexit'

by Daniel Grote on May 31, 2016 at 16:32

Sterling loses ground against the dollar and FTSE 100 drops as two polls show swing towards a 'leave' vote in upcoming EU referendum.

Shares snap out of doldrums and wipe out 2016 losses

by Daniel Grote on May 27, 2016 at 15:42

Our Accumulator data table shows a strong week for global stock markets that saw many drag themselves out of the red for the year.

Investment Trust Watch: Europe sell-off reignites

by Daniel Grote on May 27, 2016 at 12:48

Not for the first time this year, European investment trusts look cheap as they once again fall out of favour.

AXA sells Sun Life and pensions business to Phoenix

by Daniel Grote on May 27, 2016 at 10:15

French insurer continues to offload UK businesses, selling pensions division and Sun Life protection business to insurance consolidator.

Woodford stock Hostelworld dives as bookings slump

by Daniel Grote on May 26, 2016 at 16:15

Shares in Neil Woodford-backed hostel group tumble on lower European bookings blamed on 'recent geopolitical events'.

Banks drag down FTSE after Spanish scare

by Daniel Grote on May 26, 2016 at 15:16

Surprise rights issue by Spain's Banco Popular sparks jitters in banking sector, which weighs down FTSE 100.

Markets rally as Greece strikes late-night debt deal

by Daniel Grote on May 25, 2016 at 13:23

Investors relieved after late-night talks end in agreement on Greek debt deal, helping global markets rise.

M&S slumps on profit hit from turnaround plans

by Daniel Grote on May 25, 2016 at 12:17

Shares in Marks and Spencer fall as new boss Steve Rowe warns his turnaround plan will hurt profits in the short term.

Banks drive FTSE higher, pound jumps on Brexit poll

by Daniel Grote on May 24, 2016 at 16:19

Banks rally on strong mortgage lending and hopes court ruling will blunt US regulators. Pound jumps as Brexit poll underlines 'remain' lead.

The Accumulator: Fed sends stocks into sea of red

by Daniel Grote on May 20, 2016 at 16:28

Noise from the US Federal Reserve over an interest rate rise sent stocks slumping this week, as our Accumulator data table shows.

Investment Trust Watch: UK and Japan stars 'cheap'

by Daniel Grote on May 20, 2016 at 13:18

Fidelity Special Values and Baillie Gifford Japan boast strong long-term returns but their shares remain resolutely 'cheap'.

FTSE fights back as miners rebound, Ladbrokes jumps

by Daniel Grote on May 20, 2016 at 10:19

FTSE 100 claws back losses thanks to rebound in miners, while Ladbrokes surges as Coral merger moves step closer.

FTSE falls as US opens door to June rate rise

by Daniel Grote on May 19, 2016 at 12:28

Hawkish US Federal Reserve says it could raise interest rates next month, hitting global stock markets.

Hargreaves weathers torrid ISA season and Brexit fears

by Daniel Grote on May 19, 2016 at 11:12

Hargreaves Lansdown reports drop in outflows after worst ISA season on record, as Brexit fears weigh on investors.

Government to relaunch Lloyds share sale this year

by Daniel Grote on May 18, 2016 at 11:53

Government expects to relaunch its sale of Lloyds shares to the public this year, having postponed the offer due to market falls.

FTSE falls and miners slump on US rate rise fears

by Daniel Grote on May 18, 2016 at 10:25

Fears the US Federal Reserve could respond to inflation jump with June interest rate hike dampen investors' mood.

Woodford tech holding hit by fraud claim

by Daniel Grote on May 17, 2016 at 14:27

Industrial Heat, a technology company backed by Neil Woodford, hit by $89 million lawsuit from scientist in dispute over claimed invention.

Taylor Wimpey leads FTSE higher on divi bonanza

by Daniel Grote on May 17, 2016 at 10:02

House builder leaps to top of FTSE 100 after announcing new special payout and pledging more dividends over coming years.

Woodford switches firm structure after stellar growth

by Daniel Grote on May 16, 2016 at 13:33

Neil Woodford's fund management group has applied to switch structure after explosive growth of the business.

Oil jumps as Goldman calls end to supply woes

by Daniel Grote on May 16, 2016 at 10:22

Brent crude rises to six-month high after Goldman Sachs claims supply disruptions have flipped oil market into deficit.

 

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