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FTSE indices firmed to midday as a swag of blue-chip earnings news, including some hefty job cuts, grabbed investors' attentions and provided trading spurs. Shell (RDSA) was a notable riser, as...

Commodities News

These oil companies will benefit post-Iran deal
Fri, 17th July 2015 - 15:54

A landmark deal between Iran and the West will affect the oil market, but a number of companies stand to benefit.

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, 30th July 2015 - 14:45

After years of complaints, Centrica has decided the customer-facing business is actually where the big money is. Huge changes are afoot.

Thu, 30th July 2015 - 13:18

Royal Bank of Scotland made an unexpected profit in the second quarter, which bosses hope will underpin share price gains.

Thu, 30th July 2015 - 11:36

Trading at a discount to peers and with a huge prospective dividend yield, Royal Dutch Shell is attracting plenty of buyers on results day.