Breaking Market News

Updated: 6 hours 4 min ago

The FTSE 100 failed to gain positive momentum on a quiet corporate day amid struggling housebuilding stocks.

The blue-chip index closed 1.3% lower at 6,818.

Commodities News

Shell's 70-year dividend record at risk
Thu, 22nd September 2016 - 14:18

Shell hasn't cut the dividend since WW2, but these fund managers think it will have to. Lee Wild finds out why they've sold the oil majors.

Economic news

Chance of UK recession at 50% Brexit EU negative GDP growth
Thu, 8th September 2016 - 14:59

There is a 50/50 chance of the UK going into recession next year, a new report from the NIESR think tank says. Marina Gerner reports.

Business News

Mon, 26th September 2016 - 14:25

It's 'business as usual' at housebuilder MJ Gleeson, writes Harriet Mann. Profits have surged and demand for the shares is high.

Mon, 26th September 2016 - 14:01

Investors may have to wait longer for a return to profit, argues one expert, although there's still potential for the share price to multiply. Harriet Mann reports.

Mon, 26th September 2016 - 13:40

Oil industry analyst Malcolm Graham-Wood has seen it all. He gives Interactive Investor his opinion on the sector's top stories.