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London's shares off six-month highs, Bunzl suffers worst day in a decade

17 Apr 2019

Britain's FTSE 100 was off its six-month high as a fall in miners over Vale's plans to reopen a major Brazilian mine offset gains in banks after upbeat data from China, while Bunzl sank on a slowdown in revenue growth.

UPDATE 2-London's shares off 6-month highs, Bunzl suffers worst day in a decade

17 Apr 2019

* Mediclinic surges on mid-caps (Adds company news items, updates to closing prices)

Hunting sees more consolidation in a competitive oilfield services space

17 Apr 2019

British oilfield services firm Hunting's top boss on Wednesday said there could be more consolidation in an already intensely competitive sector, after the company reported in-line profit for the first quarter.

UPDATE 1-Hunting sees more consolidation in a competitive oilfield services space

17 Apr 2019

* CEO expects more consolidation post Chevron/Anadarko deal (Adds CEO comments from call)

UK shares at six-month highs, JD Sports leaps on profit beat

16 Apr 2019

Asia-focused financial stocks, gaining on upbeat data from China, and a weaker sterling thrust London's main index to levels not seen since October, while mid-cap retailer JD Sports hit a record high after a forecast-beating profit.

UPDATE 2-UK shares at 6-month highs, JD Sports leaps on profit beat

16 Apr 2019

* Galliford slides on mid-caps (Adds company news items, updates to closing prices)

Athleisure wear helps JD Sports defy Britain's retail gloom

16 Apr 2019

Millennials' fondness for athleisure wear helped retailer JD Sports Fashion defy Britain's retail gloom and beat full-year earnings expectations on Tuesday.

UPDATE 2-Athleisure wear helps JD Sports defy Britain's retail gloom

16 Apr 2019

* Shares rise 3.3 pct to all-time high (Adds exec chairman's comments, analyst comment, share move, graphic)

London's FTSE 100 subdued, IWG lifts midcaps

15 Apr 2019

Britain's FTSE 100 was at a loss for direction on Monday as a dip in miners and oil majors offset gains in bank stocks, while office group IWG pushed midcaps higher after announcing an asset sale.

UPDATE 2-London's FTSE 100 subdued, IWG lifts midcaps

15 Apr 2019

* Indivior surges on hopes of a lower U.S. fine (Adds company news items, updates to closing prices)

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