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FTSE indices are tracking a whisker firmer in early deals, with European bourses moderately higher. Wall St was lower overnight, while Shanghai stocks flopped again. Legal & General (LGEN)...

Commodities News

Mining sector's safest dividends
Tue, 4th August 2015 - 12:41

Both the price of commodities and the companies that mine them have plunged since 2011, but these dividends are safer than others.

Economic news

The week ahead: Whitbread, Berkeley Group, Darty, N Brown
Fri, 12th June 2015 - 17:25

The middle of next week will be busy, with housebuilders Berkeley Group and Crest Nicholson and restaurant owner Whitbread all reporting.

Business News

Wed, 5th August 2015 - 12:36

Engineering group Spirax-Sarco has struggled against significant headwinds, but its strong business model deserves wider recognition in the market

Wed, 5th August 2015 - 09:32

Do ongoing conduct costs and growing competition cloud the picture at Lloyds? This expert gives their view.

Wed, 5th August 2015 - 09:11

A fresh round of takeover activity in the pharmaceuticals sector sees Shire offer big money for a reluctant US target.