London Market Report Headlines

CORRECTED-European shares rise for 4th day; Thomas Cook slumps

LONDON, Nov 26 - A key European equity index rose for a fourth straight session on Wednesday as investors continued to bet on further monetary stimulus in the euro zone, although gains were capped by fresh falls in energy shares.

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Wednesday November 26

LONDON, Nov 26 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 15 to 16 points, or 0.2 percent higher on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Wednesday November 26

LONDON, Nov 26 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 15 to 16 points, or 0.2 percent higher on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

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Tue, Nov 25 2014

Euro zone indexes pause after two-day rise

LONDON, Nov 25 - Euro zone shares marked time on Tuesday after a two-day rise that left some key regional indexes in "overbought" territory on a technical basis.

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Tuesday November 25

LONDON, Nov 25 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening flat to 4 points higher, or up as much as 0.1 percent on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Tuesday November 25

LONDON, Nov 25 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening flat to 4 points higher, or up as much as 0.1 percent on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

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Mon, Nov 24 2014

European shares pause after sharp rally

PARIS, Nov 24 - European shares inched lower in early trading on Monday, taking a breather after the previous session's sharp rally sparked by dovish comments from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi and a surprise interest rate cut in China.

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Nov 24

LONDON, Nov 24 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 2 to 6 points lower, or down as much as 0.1 percent, on Monday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

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Fri, Nov 21 2014

Bouygues rallies as European shares edge up; focus on ECB speeches

LONDON, Nov 21 - Euro zone indexes were set for their first weekly gain this month as they rose early on Friday, with traders awaiting speeches from European Central Bank policymakers for clues as to whether more stimulus may be under way.

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Nov. 21

LONDON, Nov 21 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 3 to 6 points higher, or as much as 0.1 percent, on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

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Key retirements mean a changing of the guard next year in U.S. Congress

Regardless what voters decide in the November elections, there will be a major changing of the guard next year in the U.S. Congress as result of a number of key retirements.