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Commodity stocks, Kingfisher boost UK's FTSE 100

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window) * FTSE 100 up 0.8%, FTSE 250 adds 0.9% May 23 (Reuters) - UK's top share index gained on Monday as higher commodity prices boosted shares of mining and oil majors, while home improvement retailer Kingfisher jumped after upbeat results. The b
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 23

May 23 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index .FTSE is seen opening higher on Monday, with futures FFIc1 up 1.02%. * MOONPIG: British online greetings card company Moonpig MOONM.L said on Monday it had agreed to buy Smartbox, a gifting experiences platform that owns the brands Buyagift and Red Letter Days, for 124 million pounds ($155.6 million) in c
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 23

May 23 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index .FTSE is seen opening higher on Monday, with futures FFIc1 up 0.6%. * M&C SAATCHI: M&C Saatchi's SAA.L top investor Vin Murria on Friday pulled out of a race to buy the London-listed advertising firm after the company earlier in the day agreed to a takeover offer from consultancy Next Fifteen Communicatio
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UK corporate earnings week ahead

May 20 (Reuters) - Diary of U.K (.FTSE) corporate earnings for the week ahead UK EARNINGS Start Date Start RIC Company Name Event Name Time(GMT) 23-May-2022 AMC PSH.AS Pershing Square Holdings Q1 2022 Pershing Square Holdings Ltd Earnings Release Ltd 24-May-2022 06:00 RS1R.L RS Group PLC Full Year 2022 Electrocomponents PLC Earnings Release 25-May-
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FTSE 100 rebounds on China optimism; THG surges after rejecting buyout bid

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window) * Retail sales jump unexpectedly in April * BoE's chief economist sees need for further rate rises * THG draws buyout interest from entrepreneur Candy * FTSE 100 up 1.2%, FTSE 250 adds 0.8% (Updates to close) May 20 (Reuters) - UK's FTSE 100
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FTSE 100 rebounds on China optimism; THG surges on rejecting bid approach

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window) * FTSE 100 up 1.3%, FTSE 250 adds 0.7% May 20 (Reuters) - UK's FTSE 100 rebounded on Friday, tracking an upbeat mood in Asian markets after China cut a key lending rate, while shares of THG soared after the e-commerce company rejected an off
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 20

May 20 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index .FTSE is seen opening higher on Friday, with futures FFIc1 up 1.1%. * NATIONWIDE: Nationwide Building Society reported its annual profit nearly doubled on Friday, as it largely shrugged off the impact of the COVID-19 crisis and rising inflation on Britain's economy. * M&C: The independent directors of M&C
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 20

May 20 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index .FTSE is seen opening higher on Friday, with futures FFIc1 up 1.3%. * THG: British e-commerce company THG THG.L was at the centre of a bid battle on Thursday, rejecting an offer from two investment groups and learning that local entrepreneur Nick Candy was considering making a bid. * IAG: British Airways
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London's FTSE 100 tumbles on global slowdown worries

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window) * Consumer companies lead slide * Royal Mail tumbles to December 2020 lows * Homeserve jumps after Brookfield's buyout offer * FTSE 100 down 1.8%, FTSE 250 off 1.3% (Updates to close) By Sruthi Shankar May 19 (Reuters) - UK's FTSE 100 tumble
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London stocks swept up in global sell-off on economic slowdown fears

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window) * FTSE 100 down 0.7%, FTSE 250 off 0.7% May 19 (Reuters) - UK's FTSE 100 fell on Thursday as investors globally fretted over the broadening impact of inflation on economic growth, while Royal Mail slid after reporting disappointing results.
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 19

May 19 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index .FTSE is seen opening lower on Thursday, with futures FFIc1 down 0.5%. * ROYAL MAIL: Royal Mail RMG.L identified 350 million pounds ($432.92 million) in cost savings this year to battle inflationary pressures and the slowing British economy after its 2021-22 profit slightly missed market expectations. * N
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 19

May 19 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index .FTSE is seen opening lower on Thursday, with futures FFIc1 down 1%. * REGULATOR: The UK Treasury said on Wednesday that new legislation will give the country's Financial Conduct Authority new powers to ensure that cash withdrawal and deposit facilities are available in communities across the country. * B
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Dollar gains as inflation fears spark stock rout

* Stocks slide as inflation scare drives uncertainty * UK inflation hits 9%, in Canada rises to 6.8% * German 2-year yield hits 2011 high on ECB rate hike bets By Herbert Lash NEW YORK, May 18 (Reuters) - Global stocks tanked and the dollar strengthened on Wednesday as concerns about economic growth and rising inflation soured sentiment. The mood w
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Dollar gains, stocks retreat as inflation jitters return

* Stocks slide as inflation scare drives uncertainty * UK inflation hits 9%, in Canada rises to 6.8% * German 2-year yield hits 2011 high on ECB rate hike bets * Graphic: Global asset performance Link * Graphic: World FX rates Link By Herbert Lash and Tommy Wilkes NEW YORK/LONDON, May 18 (Reuters) - The dollar strengthened and global stocks retreat
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Stock bounce fades and the dollar gains as growth fears return

* Stocks mixed, Europe and U.S. head lower, Asia rises * UK inflation hits 9% but sterling sinks 1% * German 2-year yield hits 2011 high on ECB rate hike bets * Graphic: Global asset performance Link * Graphic: World FX rates Link By Tommy Wilkes LONDON, May 18 (Reuters) - A rebound in stocks ran out of steam on Wednesday as concerns about the econ
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European shares deepen fall on inflation worries

* UK inflation hits 40-year high * Euro zone inflation still at record high * Euronext surges on profit beat * Commerzbank rises on reports of merger talks with UniCredit * TUI slide on shares sales announcement By Susan Mathew May 18 (Reuters) - European shares slipped on Wednesday led by technology stocks as worries about inflation and monetary p
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Stock market rebound fizzles, UK inflation hits 40-year high

* Stocks mixed, with Asian rising but Europe lower * UK inflation hits 9% but sterling sinks * German 2-year yield hits 2011 high * Graphic: Global asset performance Link * Graphic: World FX rates Link By Tommy Wilkes LONDON, May 18 (Reuters) - A rebound in stocks ran out of steam on Wednesday as concerns about the economic growth outlook and risin
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FTSE 100 slips on inflation worries, Premier Foods tops midcaps

* Premier Foods lifts midcap stocks * UK inflation surges to 9%, highest since 1982 * FTSE 100 down 1.1%, FTSE 250 off 0.6% (Updates to close) May 18 (Reuters) - UK's blue chip index fell on Wednesday as data showed inflation jumped 9% last month, fuelling fresh worries about the economic toll from surging prices, while Premier Foods topped midcap
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Stock market rebound fizzles, UK inflation hits 40-year high

* Stocks mixed, with Asian rising but Europe lower * UK inflation hits 9% but sterling sinks * German 2-year yield hits 2011 high * Graphic: Global asset performance Link * Graphic: World FX rates Link By Tommy Wilkes LONDON, May 18 (Reuters) - A rebound in stocks ran out of steam on Wednesday as concerns about the economic growth outlook and risin
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FTSE 100 slips on inflation worries, Burberry up after results

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window) * FTSE 100 down 0.1%, FTSE 250 adds 0.4% May 18 (Reuters) - UK's top share index slipped on Wednesday, as concerns grew about the economic toll from surging prices after data showed inflation hit 9% last month, while luxury group Burberry ga
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