Oct 26 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 0.3 to 0.4 percent on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers. * The UK blue chip index closed up 0.5 percent at 7,017.64 points on Tuesday, boosted by basic resources stocks, with Anglo American leading the market higher after a production update, though a slew of broker downgrades weighed on UK midcap stocks. * RBS/CYBG PLC: CYBG Plc said it made an offer to take over Royal Bank of Scotland's Williams & Glyn bu
LONDON, Oct 25 European shares rose on Tuesday, as gains in Randstad, Orange and major mining companies lifted the region's stock markets.
Oct 25 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up by 13-17 points, or 0.2 percent, on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.29 percent ahead of the cash market open.
Oct 25 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up by 13-17 points, or 0.2 percent, on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers. * The UK blue chip index closed down 0.5 percent at 6,986.40 points on Monday, as energy stocks came under pressure following a drop in crude oil prices and gold miners tracked weaker precious metals. * GLENCORE: Glencore and Japanese power utilities have settled quarterly thermal coal contract prices at $94.75 a tonne, up from around $64 la
LONDON, Oct 24 European shares rose on Monday, buoyed by Zodiac Aerospace and by media firms, which benefited from readacross from merger moves in the United States.