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The FTSE slipped 0.3% to 6,817 as several blue chips went ex-dividend.

West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil advanced 0.2% to $46.87 and Brent crude oil nudged higher to $49 per barrel,...

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The Oil Man: Oil price, Egdon, Europa, Bowleven
Mon, 22nd August 2016 - 12:07

Oil industry analyst Malcolm Graham-Wood has seen it all. He gives Interactive Investor his opinion on the sector's top stories.

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The state of the post-Brexit UK economy inflation employment retail sales data
Thu, 18th August 2016 - 13:49

With retail sales up, employment at a record high and inflation low, one might think Brexit barely knocked the UK - but we can't see its full effects yet, explains Marina Gerner.

Business News

Thu, 25th August 2016 - 13:23

With market conditions near-perfect to support a rebound in European mergers and acquisitions, Harriet Mann asks: is the cycle about to rebound?

Thu, 25th August 2016 - 12:38

Investors will get €150 million in a special dividend in December and, though currency headwinds weighed on performance, there's been momentum behind the scenes, writes Harriet Mann.

Wed, 24th August 2016 - 17:03

It's 'exciting times' at Costain where profits are soaring, the order book is at record levels and the dividend is growing fast. Harriet Mann has the details.