London Market Report Headlines

Fri, Feb 12 2016

European shares boosted by banks and commodities

LONDON, Feb 12 European rose on Friday, rebounding from the previous session's steep losses, with encouraging results from Commerzbank and a rally in oil prices helping banks and commodity-related stocks to regain ground.

UPDATE 2-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 12

Feb 12 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 111 points, or 2 percent, on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.6 percent ahead of the cash market open. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

Stocks, M&A, Markets 12 Feb 2016

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 12

Feb 12 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 111 points, or 2 percent, on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on * The UK blue-chip index closed 2.4 percent weaker at 5,536.97 points on Thursday, with a sharp sell-off in major banking and mining stocks pushing the market down to its lowest level in more than three years. * BARCLAYS: Singapore's DBS Group Holdings and Oversea-Chinese Banking Co

Stocks, M&A, Markets 12 Feb 2016

Thu, Feb 11 2016

European shares knocked back by banks and miners

LONDON, Feb 11 European shares fell on Thursday, led down by a renewed drop in banks and miners, with Societe Generale and Rio Tinto both under pressure after disappointing with their latest results.

UPDATE 2-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb. 11

Feb 11 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 54 points, or 1 percent, on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. Futures were trading down 0.8 percent at 0744 GMT ahead of the cash market open. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

Earnings, Stocks, Markets 11 Feb 2016

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb. 11

Feb 11 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 54 points, or 1 percent, on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on * The UK blue-chip index closed 40.11 points higher, or 0.7 percent, at 5,672.30 on Wednesday, led by financial stocks as banks made up some ground on bargain-hunting after three straight sessions of losses. * Global miner Rio Tinto slumped to a net loss for 2015, hit by a rout i

Markets, Stocks 11 Feb 2016

Wed, Feb 10 2016

European shares snap 7-day losing streak as Deutsche Bank recovers

LONDON/MILAN, Feb 10 European shares snapped a seven-day losing streak on Wednesday after hitting two-year lows in the previous session, helped by some solid corporate earnings and a recovery in Deutsche Bank from 30-year lows.

European shares snap 7-day losing streak as Deutsche Bank recovers

* Unibet surges after results (Adds details, updates prices)

European shares snap 7-day losing streak as Deutsche Bank surges

* Unibet surges after results (Adds details, updates share prices)

European shares up from 2-year lows as Deutsche Bank and Unibet surge

LONDON, Feb 10 European shares rebounded on Wednesday from two-year lows reached in the previous session, helped by some solid corporate earnings and a recovery in Deutsche Bank.