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Commodity, bank stocks lead FTSE 100 higher; Playtech drops

11:52am EST

(Reuters) -London's FTSE 100 rose on Wednesday with heavyweight mining, energy and banking shares leading gains before the outcome of a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting, while Playtech dropped on reports of a potential breakup.

British stocks recover from multi-month lows as banks rally

Jan 25 2022

(Reuters) -London's FTSE 100 rebounded on Tuesday from a one-month low hit a day earlier, supported by major bank stocks as expectations of tighter monetary policy drove up bond yields.

British stocks slump in equity rout, Unilever, Vodafone gain

Jan 24 2022

(Reuters) -Britain's midcap stock index slumped to a 10-month low on Monday as rising concerns over Russia and Ukraine rattled global equities, while reports of dealmaking activity helped Unilever and Vodafone outperform.

UPDATE 2-British stocks slump in equity rout, Unilever, Vodafone gain

Jan 24 2022

* FTSE 100 down 2.6%, FTSE 250 off 3.6% (Updates to market close)

Miners, banks drag FTSE 100 lower, Playtech slumps

Jan 21 2022

(Reuters) -London's FTSE 100 ended lower on Friday, pulled down by heavyweight mining stocks and banks, while tepid retail sales and rate-hike expectations further dampened investor sentiment.

UPDATE 2-Miners, banks drag FTSE 100 lower, Playtech slumps

Jan 21 2022

Jan 21 London's FTSE 100 ended lower on Friday, pulled down by heavyweight mining stocks and banks, while tepid retail sales and rate-hike expectations further dampened investor sentiment.

Oil stocks, GSK weakness pull FTSE 100 lower; Deliveroo jumps

Jan 20 2022

(Reuters) -London's FTSE 100 slipped on Thursday on weakness in oil stocks and GlaxoSmithKline, while food delivery platform Deliveroo jumped on order growth hitting the top of its outlook range.

UPDATE 2-Oil stocks, GSK weakness pull FTSE 100 lower; Deliveroo jumps

Jan 20 2022

Jan 20 London's FTSE 100 slipped on Thursday on weakness in oil stocks and GlaxoSmithKline, while food delivery platform Deliveroo jumped on order growth hitting the top of its outlook range.

FTSE 100 jumps on mining boost, Burberry's strong forecast

Jan 19 2022

(Reuters) -London's FTSE 100 ended higher on Wednesday, aided by gains in miners and consumer staples, with strong profit forecasts from luxury brand Burberry and education group Pearson providing a further fillip to sentiment.

UPDATE 2-FTSE 100 jumps on mining boost, Burberry's strong forecast

Jan 19 2022

Jan 19 London's FTSE 100 ended higher on Wednesday, aided by gains in miners and consumer staples, with strong profit forecasts from luxury brand Burberry and education group Pearson providing a further fillip to sentiment.

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