National Grid has urged a review of the amount of emergency back-up power that should be held in reserve to avoid blackouts of the kind that affected 1.1m customers in
The U.K. unemployment rate in July fell to 3.8% from 3.9% in June, as the claimant count rose to 28,200 from 19,800. Economists polled by FactSet had forecast an unemployment
(Adds details on results, analyst estimate, market context) Sept 10 (Reuters) – Equipment rental giant Ashtead Plc reported higher first-quarter profit on Tuesday, as its U.S. Sunbelt business benefited from
British Airways pilots walked off the job for the first time ever Monday amid a 48-hour strike over pay that has grounded nearly all flights for Europe’s third-largest airline.
(Bloomberg) — U.K. sneaker seller JD Sports Fashion Plc, the biggest gainer in the FTSE 100 Index this year, is set to prove whether its stellar growth can continue even
Global stocks extended gains Monday, pulling U.S. equity futures into the green, as investors shifted focus from last week’s jobs report to bets on near-term stimulus from the world’s biggest
U.K. GDP grew 0.3% in July, the Office for National Statistics said, saying all components apart from agriculture showed growth.
* London shares weak as pound strengthens * Upbeat export data helps Germany rise * Banking shares rally ahead of
The U.S. Markets Are Edging Higher On Monday The U.S. equities markets are indicated to open slightly higher on Monday
* Graphic: World FX rates in 2019 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh By Ritvik Carvalho LONDON, Sept 9 (Reuters) – Stocks gained on Monday
John Bercow, the controversial speaker of the U.K. House of Parliament, announced on Monday he’ll step down. Bercow said he’ll
In the U.K., still plagued by Brexit problems, the FTSE 100 Index was down 0.5%. U.S. stock futures were higher.
Mildly encouraging signals from U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson on a visit to Dublin on Monday lifted the British pound
* Graphic: World FX rates in 2019 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh By Ritvik Carvalho LONDON, Sept 9 (Reuters) – Global stock markets gained
Economic Calendar: Monday, 9th September German Trade Balance (Jul) Tuesday, 10th September French Non-Farm Payrolls (q/q (Q2) Thursday, 12th September
Yahoo Finance’s Tom Belger reports on the latest news with Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Brexit. BNP Paribas Asset Management
Marks and Spencer is two years into a five-year recovery plan that has so far brought more pain than gain.
from the FTSE 100 this week means just over a quarter of the index’s founder members remain. Barclays, Legal &
On Wednesday, the services sector PMIs were also skewed to the positive. France, Germany, and Spain saw services sector activity