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FTSE indices were mixed to noon when Bank of England held its benchmark interest rate at 0.5% and stayed quantitative easing at £365bn, both as expected by the market. Some miners, supermarkets,...

Commodities News

3 "strong value" oil tips
Wed, 7th October 2015 - 14:30

Oil prices have rocketed in recent days and there's an air of optimism around. Here, one expert picks a trio of drillers it thinks will prosper next year.

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

Thu, 8th October 2015 - 13:23

Hays still thinks it can double profits to £250 million by 2018, but it will get harder to beat last year's numbers.

Thu, 8th October 2015 - 12:38

Instead of paying fat dividends, mining heavyweights should re-examine their payout policies and buy cheap assets instead, argues this respected analyst.

Thu, 8th October 2015 - 12:27

It's been a hellish summer for engineering stocks, and there could be further bad news in the weeks ahead. But some are worth buying now, says this expert. Here's their top five.