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UPDATE 2-Brexit deal defeat boosts European banks

European shares closed the day in positive territory on Wednesday as British Prime Minister Theresa May's resounding defeat in a parliamentary vote on her Brexit deal gave a boost to continental banks. Analysts and investors interpreted the outcome as a positive for the market, making a "softe

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan 14

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 32 points lower at 6,886 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, with FTSE 100 futures down 0.48 percent ahead of the cash market open. PageGroup: Recruitment firm PageGroup Plc reported a 15.4 percent rise in fourth-quarter profit on Monday, driven by strong hiring in Europe, Middle East and Africa.

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan 14

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 32 points lower at 6,886 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers. FAROE: Faroe Petroleum's Chief Executive Graham Stewart, Chief Financial Officer Jonathan Cooper and Chief Operating Officer Helge Hammer will resign, Faroe said on Friday after the company was taken over in a hostile bid by DNO. OPHIR: Indonesian oil and gas group Medco Energi Internasional Tbk PT said on Friday it could offer 340 million pounds ($

European shares surf on post-Christmas recovery rally

European shares opened higher on Friday, surfing on a global recovery rally which has lifted stocks from the lows hit just after Christmas thanks to optimism on Sino-U.S. trade talks and a more dovish tone from the Federal Reserve.

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