London Market Report Headlines

Thu, Apr 17 2014

European shares' rebound stalls; Remy, SAP sink

PARIS, April 17 - European shares were steady in early trade on Thursday, halting the previous session's rebound as lower-than-expected U.S. results and a warning by SAP over the negative impact of a strong euro eclipsed dovish comments from the Fed.

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 17

LONDON, April 17 - Britain's FTSE 100 futures edged down by 0.2 percent by 0620 GMT, with weak results overnight from Internet group Google seen weighing on technology stocks. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

Stocks, Markets 17 Apr 2014

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 17

LONDON, April 17 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening flat to up by 1 point on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

Markets, Stocks 17 Apr 2014

Wed, Apr 16 2014

European shares bounce back as Tesco advances

LONDON, April 16 - European shares advanced on Wednesday to bounce back from the previous session's losses after China reported economic growth a touch above forecasts, while a rise in retailer Tesco also lifted markets.

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 16

LONDON, April 16 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening higher on Wednesday, with June futures for the index up 0.8 percent by 0635 GMT. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

Stocks, Markets 16 Apr 2014

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 16

LONDON, April 16 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 48-52 points, or as much as 0.8 percent higher on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

Stocks, Markets 16 Apr 2014

Tue, Apr 15 2014

Mixed sales updates, Ukraine crisis cap European shares

LONDON, April 15 - European equity indexes opened broadly flat on Tuesday as the threat of costly sanctions against Russia and mixed sales updates from bellwether consumer groups such as L'Oreal and SABMiller capped appetite for shares.

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 15

LONDON, April 15 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening flat on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

Stocks, Markets 15 Apr 2014

Mon, Apr 14 2014

REFILE-European shares fall as Ukraine tensions flare

PARIS, April 14 - European stocks extended last week's retreat on Monday after late losses on Wall Street and as tensions in Ukraine flared again.

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 14

LONDON, April 14 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening lower on Monday, with June futures for the index down 0.5 percent by 0621 GMT, following further declines on Wall Street and as tensions in Ukraine mounted. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

Stocks, Markets 14 Apr 2014
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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.