(WebFG News) – London stocks held onto gains made early on Friday, as investors mulled dovish comments from Bank of England Governor Mark Carney from the night before against a more hawkish tone from fellow rate-setter Michael Saunders, amid weakness in Sterling.
(WebFG News) – European Union officials are set to reject a solution proposed by the UK to solve the Irish border problem post-Brexit.
(WebFG News) – Markets in Asia were sent falling on Friday, taking their lead from a weaker session on Wall Street overnight, with the technology sector leading the declines in the region.
(WebFG News) – London stocks rose were holding on their gains by midday on Friday as investors mulled dovish comments from Bank of England governor Mark Carney against a more hawkish tone from rate-setter Michael Saunders.
(WebFG News) – London stocks rose in early trade on Friday as the pound fell back following dovish comments from Bank of England governor Mark Carney.
(WebFG News) – London stocks were set for a positive open on Friday despite losses in the US and Asia.
(WebFG News) – In a new move to fight plastic pollution, the UK government has promised to place a ban on plastic drinking straws and cotton buds later in the year.
(WebFG News) – An interest rate rise is “likely” in 2018 but any tightening will be gradual, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney told the BBC, highlighting the shortfall seen in investment versus what might have been expected were it not for Brexit.
(WebFG News) – London stocks clung on to small gains on Thursday as investors shrugged off disappointing retail sales data, with Shire given a shot in the arm as potential takeover battle emerged for the drugmaker.
A group of 10 committee chairs have put forward a parliamentary motion calling for the UK to remain in a customs union with the EU after Brexit.