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European shares suffer worst week since March on trade woes

07 Sep 2018

LONDON/MILAN European shares steadied on Friday but suffered their worst week since end March as uncertainty over global trade rippled through markets and investors dumped riskier sectors.

European shares hit five-month low as tech, miners weigh

06 Sep 2018

MILAN/LONDON European shares dropped to their lowest level in five months on Thursday as worries over trade weighed and tech stocks came under pressure.

UK housebuilders shine as FTSE 100 comes under pressure

05 Sep 2018

LONDON The UK's top share index retreated on Wednesday as big oil stocks fell, though housebuilders were a bright spot following comments from Berkeley Group about the London housing market.

UK housebuilders shine as FTSE 100 comes under pressure

05 Sep 2018

LONDON, Sept 5 The UK's top share index retreated on Wednesday as big oil stocks fell, though housebuilders were a bright spot following comments from Berkeley Group about the London housing market.

WPP tumble, weak miners weigh on FTSE

04 Sep 2018

LONDON The UK's top shares index ended the session in the red on Tuesday amid growing trade war fears and as a drop among mining stocks and a fall in WPP shares weighed.

WPP tumble, weak miners weigh on Britain's FTSE 100

04 Sep 2018

LONDON, Sept 4 The UK's top shares index came under pressure on Tuesday as a drop among mining stocks and WPP shares weighed, though a weaker pound and boost from big oil kept losses limited.

Weak pound, higher commodity stocks boost FTSE

03 Sep 2018

LONDON The UK's top share index rose on Monday, starting September on a stronger note as a weaker pound and a bounce across commodity stocks helped British equities outperform continental peers.

Weak pound, higher commodity stocks boost Britain's FTSE 100

03 Sep 2018

* Dechra Pharma says to implement hard Brexit plan, shares slump

Stronger sterling and trade war angst hit FTSE, Whitbread soars

31 Aug 2018

LONDON Britain's top share index fell on Friday and ended the month with its biggest loss in three years as a stronger pound and broader worries over an escalation in a trade war between the United States and China dented appetite for UK stocks.

Stronger sterling and trade war angst hit FTSE, Whitbread soars

31 Aug 2018

LONDON Britain's top share index fell on Friday and was set to end the month with a loss as a stronger pound and broader worries over an escalation in a trade war between the United States and China dented appetite for UK stocks.

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