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London Markets: FTSE 100 ends lower as Turkey contagion angst grows, but retains slight weekly gain

U.K. stocks finishes in negative territory Friday, dragged down alongside the broader European equity market, on mounting concerns that Turkey’s currency crisis will metastasize to eurozone lenders......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 10th, 2018

London Markets: U.K.’s FTSE 100 falls as Turkey worries hit travel industry’s stocks

The U.K.’s main stock index pulled back Monday, joining in a global selloff that was blamed on worries about Turkey’s precarious financial condition......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 13th, 2018

London Markets: FTSE 100 ends lower for second session in a row as pound gains momentum

U.K.’s main stock benchmark on Tuesday finish lower for a second session in a row as questions about Brexit tensions and growing concerns about global growth, particularly in China, battered sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 23rd, 2018

London Markets: FTSE 100 sinks a second session in a row as pound gains momentum

U.K.’s main stock benchmark on Tuesday trades firmly lower along with other major European bourses as questions about Brexit tensions and growing concerns about global growth, particularly in China, knocked markets lower......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 23rd, 2018

London Markets: FTSE 100 under pressure on concerns about Brexit talks

The U.K.’s main stock index on Friday trades little changed, with a sharp weekly decline for the benchmar.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 17th, 2018

London Markets: U.K.’s FTSE 100 ends lower as Turkey worries hit travel industry’s stocks

The U.K.’s main stock index closes in negative territory Monday, joining a global downdraft that has been attributed to worries about Turkey’s precarious financial condition......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 13th, 2018

Markets Now: Dow Drops 200 Points as Turkey Gobbles Global Markets

Stocks are falling this morning as the Turkish lira dropped more than 10% overnight, raising concerns about contagion......»»

Category: blogSource: barronsAug 10th, 2018

London Markets: FTSE 100 on track for 4th win in a row as pound weakens to one-year low

The U.K.’s main stock index jumped on Wednesday as the benchmark got a boost from a weaker currency amid lingering concerns about the country’s exit from Europe’s trade bloc......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 8th, 2018

London Markets: FTSE 100 declines as G-20 warns of trade risks to global growth

Blue-chip stocks in the U.K. pull back Monday, with concerns about global trade tensions weighing on sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 23rd, 2018

London Markets: FTSE 100 slides as China growth concerns weigh on mining stocks

U.K. stocks fall as worries about slowing economic growth in China hit shares of mining companies. Meanwhile, investors prepare for the ECB to follow the Federal Reserve in revealing its monetary policy plans......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 14th, 2018

London Markets: FTSE 100 pulled lower by slump for WPP

U.K. stocks edge down Monday, led lower by drops for shares in Sage Group PLC and WPP PLC. But a surge for Costa Coffee parent Whitbread PLC helps limit the drop. Traders also are assessing the fallout from the airstrikes on Syria......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2018

Asian shares up on accommodative Fed; growth concerns linger

Shares in Asia rose on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve took a more accommodative stance at its policy meeting, but concerns over U.S.-China trade talks and slowing global growth capped broad gains and pulled some markets lower......»»

Category: topSource: reuters15 hr. 30 min. ago

London Markets: FTSE 100 climbs as global equities rise; investors digest Britain"s Brexit extension request

London markets climbed on Friday, boosted by positive direction for global equities......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2019

London Markets: London’s indexes falls as pound rallies on fresh Brexit hopes

London’s markets were down on Tuesday, after Labour Party leader Jeremy Corybn said he would back a second referendum, causing the pound to leap and pressure on the FTSE 100 to mount.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 26th, 2019

London Markets: London indexes rise as heavyweight miners and trade talk hopes drive markets up

London indexes were up on Friday, as heavyweight FTSE 100 miners and investors optimism over trade negotiations between the U.S. and China drove markets upward......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 22nd, 2019

London Markets: London markets climb supported by banking and mining; Sainsbury’s merger with Asda at risk

London markets were up on Wednesday, after gains from the banking and mining sector helped to boost the FTSE 100.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 20th, 2019

London Markets: FTSE weighed down by results from HSBC and BHP; Brexit fears mount

London markets faltered on Tuesday, as investors responded to results from heavyweights HSBC Holdings PLC and miner BHP......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 19th, 2019

London Markets: London markets lifted by weak pound; Brexit and trade talks loom

London markets were up on Monday, lifted by a weaker pound placed under pressure by increasing concerns over Britain’s exit from the European Union.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 11th, 2019

London Markets: House builders a bright spot in otherwise weak London markets

The FTSE 100 dipped on Wednesday after the pound started to stabilize, following on from a strong run over the past few days......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 6th, 2019

London Markets: London’s FTSE 100 higher after updates from Shell, BT and Diaegeo

London markets were up on Thursday, after corporate updates from heavyweight Shell, BT and Diaegeo moved the FTSE higher.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2019