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FTSE 100 in red despite US reporting fastest six months of growth in over a decade.
The Schroder Real Estate Investment Trust, is focusing on multi-use buildings in areas with good demographics and constrained land supply.
(Update) Shares in oil services company drop by a quarter after profit warning. Aviva falls and Friends Life rises on takeover deal plans.
Aviva’s proposed takeover of Friends Life could signal the start of further consolidation in the life sector, due in part to George Osborne’s pensions revolution.
Markets surge on surprise China interest rate cut and hints of more stimulus from the ECB. The Accumulator rounds up the week.
A drop in crude oil prices has been caused by excess supply and weakening global demand.
Stalling factory growth in China and more worrying signs for the eurozone economy send FTSE 100 lower.
Royal Mail warns online retail giant Amazon's delivery service will slash growth rates for parcels business.
(Update) Oil stocks reverse losses as the price of Brent crude lifts off a four-year low.
Embattled sector continues to strengthen in a volatile week, helping FTSE 100 edge higher.