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Renewed worries over the Greek debt crisis sent London shares into reverse in mid morning.

After climbing back over the 7,000 level yesterday the market saw further gains in early trading...

Commodities News

Petrofac learns very expensive lesson
Mon, 20th April 2015 - 12:36

Petrofac has had its fingers burnt by the ambitious Laggan-Tormore gas plant project on Shetland. But not everyone is downbeat.

Economic news

Budget 2015 preview
Tue, 17th March 2015 - 18:31

As the City gears up for the final Budget of this parliament, we look at what investors might hear and which stocks may be affected.

Business News

Tue, 21st April 2015 - 11:50

After the largest-ever UK investment company launch, Neil Woodford's oversubscribed trust has begun trading at an instant share price premium.

Tue, 21st April 2015 - 11:30

A strong third-quarter had investors chasing Sky shares to levels last seen in 2001. Numbers certainly justify optimism, although the shares appear temporarily overbought.

Tue, 21st April 2015 - 10:31

Retail investors will be able to buy billions of pounds of Lloyds shares if the Conservatives win the election. Should they?