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The FTSE 100 failed to break into positive territory on a quiet corporate day.

Banks pulled the blue-chip index down, with Standard Chartered (STAN), Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and Lloyds...

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

Fri, 23rd September 2016 - 17:22

Gemfields digs up full-year results Monday, and we should see a big uplift both in sales and pre-tax profit during the 12 months.

Fri, 23rd September 2016 - 14:01

It's one of the UK's most successful engineering companies, but a presentation to analysts last night divided opinion, writes Lee Wild.

Fri, 23rd September 2016 - 13:27

Yale professor, economist, Nobel Prize winner and value investor Robert Shiller thinks the UK market is cheap. Lee Wild asks the great man why.