MARKET REPORTS UK
21 Sep
London close: FTSE flat as investors mull latest Fed decision and UK lending figures
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London stocks closed marginally lower on Thursday, giving up earlier small gains as investors digested the latest UK borrowing figures and Sterling bounced back.

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21 Sep
London midday: Stocks flatten out as investors digest borrowing figures
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London stocks had flattened out by midday, giving up earlier small gains as investors digested the latest UK borrowing figures.

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21 Sep
London open: Stocks nudge up as investors digest Fed
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London stocks nudged higher in early trade on Thursday as investors mulled over the latest policy announcement from the Federal Reserve and sifted through corporate news.

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21 Sep
London pre-open: Stocks seen muted as investors mull Fed
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London stocks were set for a muted open on Thursday as investors mulled the latest policy announcement from the Federal Reserve.

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20 Sep
London close: Strength in Sterling puts a lid on stocks
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London stocks traded fairly flat on Wednesday as the pound popped higher on the back of stronger than expected retail sales data, even as traders waited on the US Federal Reserve's policy announcement later in the day.

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20 Sep
London midday: Stocks flatten out as pound pops up on retail sales, pre-Fed
London Stock Exchange AIM LSE shares

London stocks had pared gains to trade flat by midday as the pound popped higher on the back of stronger than expected retail sales data, though with thoughts still on the US Federal Reserve's policy announcement later in the day.

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20 Sep
London open: Stocks edge higher ahead of retail sales, Fed announcement
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London stocks edged tentatively higher in early trade on Wednesday as investors eyed the release of UK retail sales data and the latest policy announcement from the US Federal Reserve.

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20 Sep
London pre-open: Stocks seen muted as investors eye Fed announcement
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London stocks were set for a muted open on Wednesday as investors looked ahead to the latest policy announcement from the US Federal Reserve.

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19 Sep
London close: FTSE higher on the day, investors wait for Fed statement
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Shares finished higher on Tuesday as the pound gave up early gains against the dollar.

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19 Sep
London midday: FTSE inches up as pound buffeted by Carney calls, Fed plans
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London stocks steadily edged higher as Tuesday wore on as the pound gave up early gains against the dollar.

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19 Sep
London open: FTSE flat as pound cancels out positive mood
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London stocks were flat on Tuesday morning as the pound rose against the dollar to counteract positive sentiment after further record highs were posted on Wall Street overnight.

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19 Sep
London pre-open: Stocks to dip as dollar wavers ahead of Fed decision
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London stocks were expected to start slightly lower on Tuesday as the pound rebounded to counteract positive sentiment after new record highs were posted on Wall Street overnight.

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18 Sep
London close: Stocks bounce back as pound forfeits some gains
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London stocks finished higher as the pound lost ground even as Bank of England governor Mark Carney reiterated that a hike in Bank Rate might be in order in coming months.

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18 Sep
London midday: Stocks maintain gains as pound slips ahead of Carney speech
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London stocks were holding on to gains by midday as the pound lost ground ahead of a speech by Bank of England governor Mark Carney.

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18 Sep
London open: Stocks in the black but Hiscox bucks trend on Harvey estimates
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London stocks edged higher in early trade on Monday, taking their cue from a positive session in Asia.

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18 Sep
London pre-open: Stocks seen higher on Asian cues
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London stocks were set to open higher on Monday, taking their cue from a positive session in Asia, with investors likely to be looking ahead to this week's Federal Reserve rate announcement after the Bank of England hinted that rates could rise in the coming months.

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15 Sep
London close: Another spike in Sterling weighs on the Footsie
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London stocks closed in the red on Friday, taking a turn for the worse as the pound shot to its highest level since the Brexit vote after hawkish comments from Bank of England policymaker Gertjan Vlieghe reinforced expectations for a rate hike.

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15 Sep
London midday: Stocks take a leg lower as pound shoots up on rate hike expectations
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London stocks were firmly in the red by midday, taking a turn for the worse as the pound shot to its highest level since the Brexit vote after hawkish comments from Bank of England policymaker Gertjan Vlieghe reinforced expectations of a rate hike.

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15 Sep
London open: Stocks edge lower but Wetherspoons rallies on results
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London stocks were lower in early trade on Friday, but losses were contained as investors reacted fairly calmly to news that North Korea had fired another ballistic missile over Japan, with some cheer in the form of bubbly results from pub operator JD Wetherspoon.

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15 Sep
London pre-open: Stocks seen flat as investors mull North Korea missile launch
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London stocks were called to open flat on Friday, with traders expected to react calmly after North Korea fired another ballistic missile over Japan.

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