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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on June 21

June 21 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index .FTSE is seen opening higher on Tuesday, with futures FFIc1 up 0.2%. * WOOD PLC: British energy services provider Wood Plc WG.L said on Tuesday it had appointed Ken Gilmartin as its chief executive officer, effective July 1. * STRIKE: Britain's biggest rail strike in 30 years kicked off on Tuesday as ten
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on June 1

June 1 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index .FTSE is seen opening higher on Wednesday, with futures FFIc1 up 0.3%. * TULLOW: Tullow Oil TLW.L will acquire Capricorn Energy CNE.L in an all-stock deal valued at 656.9 million pounds ($826.7 million), the energy groups said on Wednesday, as they focus on the African market. * DR. MARTENS: British footw
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British Business - April 21

April 21 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. The Times - The chief executive of John Wood Group is to stand down as the company closes in on a sale that promises to transform its balance sheet. Link The Guardian - The
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 20

April 20 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index .FTSE is seen opening higher on Wednesday, with futures FFIc1 up 0.15%. * PETROPAVLOVSK: Gold miner Petropavlovsk POG.L said it had received notices from its banking partner Gazprombank GZPRI.MM for immediate repayment of about $201 million due under a term facility agreement. * FIRSTGROUP: British tran
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 20

April 20 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index .FTSE is seen opening higher on Wednesday, with futures FFIc1 up 0.18%. * RIO TINTO: Rio Tinto RIO.AX RIO.L reported lower-than-expected iron ore shipments in the first quarter and warned of risks from sustained high inflation, a resurgence of COVID-19 lockdowns in China and a prolonged Russia-Ukraine w
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Gloomy economic data pulls UK shares lower

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window) * UK GDP growth slows to 0.1% m/m in Feb from 0.8% in Jan * Ascential up after confirming separation plans of certain assets * FTSE 100 down 0.7%, FTSE 250 off 0.3% (Updates to market close) By Devik Jain and Sruthi Shankar April 11 (Reuters
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Countryside Properties, M&S drag British midcaps lower; banks lift FTSE 100

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window) * Tesco, M&S slip after lifting profit outlooks * Countryside Properties drops as CEO steps down * FTSE 100 up 0.2%, FTSE 250 off 0.4% (Updates to close) By Shashank Nayar Jan 13 (Reuters) - London's FTSE 250 index slipped on Thursday, dragg
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan 13

Jan 13 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening lower, with futures FFIc1 down 0.1% on Thursday. * M&S: British retailer Marks & Spencer MKS.L nudged up its profit outlook after it reported a strong Christmas performance, particularly in food, where it outperformed the market. * ASTRAZENECA: AstraZeneca AZN.L said new data from tr
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan 13

Jan 13 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening lower, with futures FFIc1 down 0.1% on Thursday. * ASTRAZENECA: AstraZeneca AZN.L said on Wednesday the U.S. government has agreed to purchase an additional 500,000 doses of its antibody cocktail, Evusheld, used to prevent COVID-19. * FINANCE: Britain's financial services grew for th
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 24

Aug 24 (Reuters) - Britain's futures FFIc1 up 0.10% on Tuesday. The FTSE 100 .FTSE index ended higher on Monday after recording its worst week since February. * Wood Plc WG.L forecast lower annual revenue after the engineering and consultancy firm reported a 14.1% fall in first-half profit, hurt by a drop in contracts from the energy sector due to
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 24

Aug 24 (Reuters) - Britain's futures FFIc1 up 0.18% on Tuesday. The FTSE 100 .FTSE index ended higher on Monday after recording its worst week since February. * BHP GROUP: BHP Group BHP.AX is at risk of a two notch downgrade that would provoke its lowest ever credit rating as the sale of its petroleum business raises the miner's dependence on its m
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