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Banks lead FTSE 100's descent; Thomas Cook collapse buoys rivals

10:06pm IST

London's FTSE 100 index slipped on Monday as weak German economic data weighed on banking shares, offsetting a surge in travel operators and airlines after the collapse of the world's oldest travel firm Thomas Cook.

British blue-chips dented by sterling's brief Brexit uplift

20 Sep 2019

Britain's exporter-heavy blue-chip index lost ground as sterling hit multi-month highs after European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said that a Brexit deal is still possible.

UPDATE 2-British blue-chips dented by sterling's brief Brexit uplift

20 Sep 2019

* Tobacco giants among biggest drags on FTSE 100 (Adds detail, updates price moves)

Banks propel FTSE higher after flurry of central bank meetings

19 Sep 2019

A rebound in bank stocks after the U.S. Federal Reserve adopted a guarded stance on future interest rate cuts lifted London's blue-chip index on Thursday, while clothing retailer Next wilted after a disappointing start to autumn trading.

UPDATE 2-Banks propel FTSE higher after flurry of central bank meetings

19 Sep 2019

* Rating actions drive biggest gainers on FTSE 100 (Adds news items, analyst comment, updates to closing prices)

FTSE 100 lingers in red as Fed decision looms and Kingfisher wanes

18 Sep 2019

London's main share index weakened on Wednesday, underperforming its European peers ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve rate decision, with home improvement retailer Kingfisher falling the most on the bourse as it struggled to lift its earnings.

Car dealership Pendragon scraps dividend as Brexit dims outlook

18 Sep 2019

British auto dealer Pendragon cancelled its dividend and issued a dismal forecast for the year after deep price cuts to offload used car inventory pushed it to a first-half loss and sent shares down 13% on Wednesday.

UPDATE 2-Car dealership Pendragon scraps dividend as Brexit dims outlook

18 Sep 2019

* Names neww executive chairman, non-exec chairman to step down (Adds detail, spokesperson, shares)

London's FTSE 100 ends on a flat note, Sirius Minerals plunges

17 Sep 2019

Britain's blue-chip index ended flat on Tuesday as losses in oil major BP, triggered by a report that Saudi Arabia's output could be back up quicker than expected, were countered by gains in so-called defensive sectors.

Oil majors curb FTSE losses as crude surges after Saudi attacks

16 Sep 2019

Britain's blue-chip index dropped on Monday as non-oil stocks took a hit from mounting geopolitical risks and growth concerns after crude prices rose due to the attacks on Saudi Arabian production facilities.

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