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European stock index scores best winning streak in two decades

21 Sep 2018

LONDON Easing fears of a trade war further lifted European shares on Friday, with trade-sensitive sectors like miners and autos leading the advance.

FTSE lags peers as upbeat retail data boost pound

20 Sep 2018

LONDON UK shares lagged their European peers on a trade war relief rally on Thursday, after better-than-expected UK retail data boosted the pound which acts as an accounting drag on their foreign revenues.

European shares ride trade relief rally

20 Sep 2018

LONDON European shares surfed a worldwide rise in stock markets on Thursday as fading concerns about the trade war between the United States and China lifted investors into a risk taking mood.

Britain's FTSE lags European peers as upbeat data boosts pound

20 Sep 2018

LONDON, Sept 20 UK shares lagged their European peers on a trade war relief rally on Thursday, after better-than-expected UK retail data boosted the pound which acts as an accounting drag on their foreign revenues.

European shares barely wince as China retaliates with more tariffs

18 Sep 2018

LONDON European shares shuddered, then recovered, on Tuesday after Beijing retaliated with new tariffs on $60 billion (45.61 billion pounds) worth of U.S. goods, less than 24 hours after U.S. President Donald Trump imposed 10 percent tariffs on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese imports.

MSCI is monitoring Argentina 'daily and very carefully': CEO

14 Sep 2018

NEW YORK MSCI , the global stock index provider, is closely monitoring how Argentina is navigating its financial turmoil, reiterating the decision to reclassify it as an emerging market could be reversed should it restrict market access, the company's chief executive told Reuters on Friday.

MSCI is monitoring Argentina 'daily and very carefully' -CEO

14 Sep 2018

NEW YORK, Sept 14 MSCI, the global stock index provider, is closely monitoring how Argentina is navigating its financial turmoil, reiterating the decision to reclassify it as an emerging market could be reversed should it restrict market access, the company's chief executive told Reuters on Friday.

Britain's FTSE falls on trade fears as pound strengthens

07 Sep 2018

LONDON The UK's blue-chip index fell on Friday as investors awaited news on whether the United States would impose new tariffs on Chinese imports while a data breach at British Airways triggered a fall in its owner's shares.

Britain's FTSE dips amid fears of trade war escalation; BA owner falls

07 Sep 2018

LONDON, Sept 7 The UK's blue-chip index edged lower in early Friday trading as investors awaited news on whether the United States would impose new tariffs on Chinese imports while a data breach at British Airways triggered a fall in its owner's shares.

FTSE falls as trade war escalation looms; Centrica shines

06 Sep 2018

LONDON British shares fell on Thursday as investors assessed turmoil on emerging markets and waited to see whether the United States would take its trade dispute with China to a new level and impose tariffs on a further $200 billion of imports.

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