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FTSE indices were firmer midday with resources and financial stocks paving the way, following strong gains on Asian bourses overnight.

Near noon, the FTSE 100 was up 52.3 points, or 0.78%,...

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Tullow Oil draws blank at Lupus
Mon, 21st July 2014 - 10:51

Tullow Oil has failed to turn up anything during its first stab at drilling licence PL507 in the Norwegian North Sea.

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Tue, 22nd July 2014 - 00:00

Croda publishes half-year results on Tuesday, but the firm warned last month that profits would be worse than expected this year.

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Tue, 22nd July 2014 - 12:04

Investors have chased Arm Holdings' shares up 5% to 871p and there are good reasons why others should follow suit.

Tue, 22nd July 2014 - 09:06

Dialight's latest update appears to offer grounds for optimism, although the road to recovery is rarely straightforward.

Mon, 21st July 2014 - 17:28

Babcock's first-quarter figures look good and full-year results should match forecasts, suggesting the sell-off is overdone.