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Category: videosSource: videonewsindexJan 11th, 2017

London Markets: FTSE 100 swings higher after unexpected decline in inflation

U.K. stocks turn higher Tuesday, finding relief as the pound pulled back on data showing British inflation unexpectedly eased......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 18th, 2017

London Markets: FTSE 100 jumps as U.K. election ends in a hung parliament

Most blue-chip stocks in the U.K. jumped Friday, carried higher as the pound fell to an seven-week low after the country’s general election leaves the British government with a hung parliament......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 9th, 2017

London Markets: FTSE 100 futures swing higher as pound sinks to 7-week low

U.K. blue-chip stock futures are gaining ground Friday, carried higher as the pound fell to an seven-week low after the country’s general election leaves the British government with a hung parliament......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 9th, 2017

London Markets: FTSE 100 ekes out all-time closing high as Brexit update flips pound lower

U.K. stocks end a choppy session slightly higher on Monday, finding slim relief in a weaker pound after the U.K. government announced when it would trigger the start of the so-called Brexit process......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 20th, 2017

Tumbling Pound Rattles Global Markets; Chinese Stock Slide Forces Government Intervention

While US markets take the day off .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 16th, 2017

World Stocks Mostly Lower, Pound Slides to 10-Week Low

World stock markets are mostly lower while the British pound has fallen to a 10-week low on indications the government is inclined to opt for a full break away from the European Union's single market.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsJan 9th, 2017

London Markets: FTSE 100 slides, under pressure from stronger pound and political angst

U.K. stocks are falling Friday, still feeling the pinch from sterling strength after the U.K. government lost a Brexit-related court ruling, keeping the FTSE 100 on course for its worst week in ten months......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 4th, 2016

London Markets: FTSE 100 slides after pound soars on Brexit uncertainty

The pound leaps, pressuring U.K. stocks after a high court rules the government can’t trigger the Brexit process without signoff from parliament......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 3rd, 2016

Brexit ruling tops Trump as tensions ease

The pound jumped on Thursday after a UK court ruled that parliament must approve a government decision to trigger Brexit, lifting European stocks and bond yields and easing tension in markets rattled by U.S election nerves. Sterling topped $1.24 for the f.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 3rd, 2016

OANDA MP – Oil Output Deal Looks Unlikely (Video)

Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks today’s speeches from Fed and ECB officials, the OPEC meeting in Algeria and the other stories that are moving financial markets. USD/CAD – Canadian Dollar Listless Ahead of US Durables GBP/USD – Pound Sub.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseSep 28th, 2016

Market Extra: Trump ‘shutdown’ threat rattles stock market

President Donald Trump’s threat to shut down the U.S. government if Congress doesn't’ fund his plan for a border wall unsettles markets somewhat, though analysts question whether the White House is bluffing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch15 min. ago

London Markets: FTSE 100 logs minuscule gain as weak pound offsets wider European selloff

U.K. stocks end a choppy session little changed Wednesday as a falling pound buoyed exporters, but the benchmark index still struggled to shake off a downbeat trend in European equities......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch1 hr. 29 min. ago

NAFED to procure pulses, oilseeds using NeML platform

The National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India (NAFED), a a government agency for agricultural produce market intervention, and NCDEX e Markets Ltd. (NeML)- oldest online agri commodity trading platform and ser.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 17th, 2017

Goldman Sachs" favorite currency trades for the remainder of 2017

There's been some big moves in currency markets so far in 2017, especially against the US dollar. It's been smoked, propelling other major currencies such as the euro, British pound and the Australian, New Zealand and Canadian dollars sharply highe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 17th, 2017

GBP/USD – Pound Edges Lower, Markets Eye British CPI

The British pound has started the week quietly. In the North American session, the pair is trading at 1.2984, down 0.20% on the day. On the release front, there are no British.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseAug 14th, 2017

Textile exporters seek GST exemption to boost presence in global markets

Feared with Indian products to become uncompetitive with tax levy in global markets, textile exporters have urged the government to exempt this sector from the integrated goods and services tax (IGST) to boost India's exports.The GS.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 9th, 2017

London Markets: U.K. stocks propelled to 6-week high as RBS rises, pound falls

U.K. stocks hit their highest in six weeks, with Royal Bank of Scotland Group climbing after a well-received earnings report, while the pound dropped against the dollar after a stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs report......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 4th, 2017

Outside the Box: How to make financial markets safe from hostile hackers

The financial markets and government regulators must act now to protect the markets from malicious cyberattacks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 4th, 2017

London Markets: FTSE 100 jumps, but pound slides as Bank of England cuts growth outlook

U.K. blue-chip stocks end higher Thursday, but the pound was knocked down in the wake of the Bank of England’s decision to lower some of its projections on British economic growth and wages......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 3rd, 2017

Sterling and UK Yields Drop as BoE Lowers Growth Forecasts

The pound slid from an 11-month high versus the dollar and U.K. government bonds rallied after the Bank of En.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseAug 3rd, 2017