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The headline index is tipped to start today's session on a slightly positive note, according to financial websites, despite the current economic and political environment offering little to sway...

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 - 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.

Tue, 4th August 2015 - 13:32

Business is better than expected at car dealer Pendragon, and that's reflected in a fresh surge in the share price.