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The headline index is tipped to start the last session of the week firmly lower, according to financial websites, surrendering recent gains, with mixed economic news out of Europe, Asia and the...

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

Thu, 3rd September 2015 - 14:34

A strong set of half-year figures keep the share price rally at this acquisitive provider of consumer professional services firmly intact.

Thu, 3rd September 2015 - 14:14

Investors have reason to be cautious right now, but there are half a dozen good reasons why UK equities remain a good buy.

Thu, 3rd September 2015 - 13:23

Buying Londis and Budgens is a fillip for Booker, but investors are having second thoughts after chasing the shares higher first thing.