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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug. 4

Aug 4 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening higher on Wednesday, with futures FFIc1 up 0.31%. * THE HUT GROUP: The Hut Group THG.L said it would buy UK-based online beauty retailer Cult Beauty for 275 million pounds. * ROLLS ROYCE: Rolls-Royce RR.L said it agreed to sell its Norwegian maritime engine business Bergen to UK-based
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug. 4

Aug 4 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening higher on Wednesday, with futures FFIc1 up 0.2%. * COVID-19 STUDY: Fully-vaccinated people have an around 50% to 60% reduced risk of infection from the Delta variant, including those who are asymptomatic, a large English coronavirus prevalence study found on Wednesday. * The UK govern
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 22

(Add news items) April 22(Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening higher on Thursday, with futures FFIc1 up 0.5%. * TAYLOR WIMPEY: Homebuilder Taylor Wimpey TW.L forecast sustained demand as the sector benefits from a lower interest rate environment and additional budget support measures announced last month. * ASTRAZENECA: The Eu
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 22

April 22(Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening higher on Thursday, with futures FFIc1 up 0.5%. * BOE: The Bank of England said it plans to open a "northern hub" in England, as part of a drive to make the central bank less London-centric. * WHITBREAD: Premier Inn-owner Whitbread WTB.L pledged to attain net zero carbon emissions b
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on March 19

March 19 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening 50 points lower at 6,730 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures .FFIc1 down 0.69% ahead of the cash market open. * HALFORDS: Halfords HFD.L said it has agreed to buy motoring services provider Universal Tyre and Autocentres for 15 million pounds. * NATWEST: NatW
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on March 2

March 1 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening open 28 points lower at 6,560 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures .FFIc1 down 0.08% ahead of the cash market open. * TRAVIS PERKINS: Travis Perkins TPK.L , Britain's biggest seller of building materials, has recommenced the process to demerge its Wickes home
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on March 2

March 1 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening open 28 points lower at 6,560 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers. * ASTRAZENECA: People in France aged over 65 with existing health problems can be given the AstraZeneca AZN.L COVID-19 vaccine, France's health minister said on Monday, departing from Paris's earlier stance
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London stocks rise on earnings boost, virus worries cap gains

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window) * Whitbread gains on lower job cuts than expected * Primark owner AB Foods jumps on higher sales expectations * British housing market boom fades - survey * FTSE 100 up 0.8%, FTSE 250 adds 0.8% (Updates to close) By Shashank Nayar Jan 14 (Re
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan. 14

Jan 14 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening 21 points higher at 6,767 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures FFIc1 up 0.15% ahead of cash market open. * TESCO: Tesco TSCO.L followed rivals in reporting buoyant Christmas trading, as pandemic restrictions meant people splashed out on celebrations at home. *
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan. 14

Jan 14 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening 21 points higher at 6,767 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. * Standard Chartered: Standard Chartered Plc's STAN.L investment banking head Simon Cooper has emerged as the internal contender to replace CEO Bill Winters, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday. * RIO TIN
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 4

Sept 4 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening 40 points lower at 5,811 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures FFIc1 seen down 0.6% ahead of cash market open. * BRITAIN HOUSEBUILDERS: Britain's competition regulator launched an investigation into four of the country's biggest housebuilders, saying they may hav
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UK builder Barratt scraps special dividend, sees improvement in bookings

* Barratt sees higher 2021 home completions * Scraps 2021 special dividend; FY profit slumps * Stock among top gainers on FTSE-100 By Samantha Machado Sept 2 (Reuters) - Britain's biggest housebuilder, Barratt Developments BDEV.L , pointed to better advance sales and more home completions over the coming year although it opted to scrap plans for a
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 29

Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening 11 points lower at 6,118 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures FFIc1 down 0.1%. * BARCLAYS: Barclays set aside a higher-than-expected 1.6 billion pounds to cover a possible rise in loan losses in the second quarter. * TAYLOR WIMPEY: Homebuilder Taylor Wimpey TW.L said it expects
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 29

Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening 11 points lower at 6,118 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers. * GSK: Sanofi SASY.PA and GSK GSK.L said they had reached an agreement with Britain to supply it with up to 60 million doses of a potential COVID-19 vaccine. * RETAIL: British retailers discounted their goods less in July than th
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British PM promises "infrastructure revolution", more house building

LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised on Tuesday to build more houses as part of an "infrastructure revolution" to get the country's economy moving again after the coronavirus pandemic. "This government will shortly bring forward the most radical reforms of our planning system since the end of the second world wa
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on June 18

June 18 - Britain's FTSE 100 futures FFIc1 fell 0.53% on Thursday, before cash markets open. * TESCO: British supermarket group Tesco TSCO.L said it was selling its Polish business for 819 million zlotys ($206.52 million), leaving it focused on the Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia. * NOVACYT: Healthcare and clinical diagnostics company Novacyt
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on June 18

June 18 - Britain's FTSE 100 futures FFIc1 fell 0.76% on Thursday. * BP: British oil major BP Plc BP.L raised $12 billion of debt with equity-like features, taking advantage of low interest rates to fortify its balance sheet. * BOE: Britain's insurers should use the findings of an emergency stress test in April to check if they can meet business in
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