Articles From: UPDATE: FTSE 100 climbs as Ukraine tensions ease to UPDATE: FTSE hits 2-week high as oil shares rise across Europe


2014/8/18
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks posted solid gains on Monday, as geopolitical concerns tied to Ukraine eased over the weekend.
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2014/9/9
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Not even hints of a rate hike from Bank of England Governor Mark Carney could distract investors from worries about the outcome of next week's referendum on Scottish independence as the FTSE 100 remained stuck in the red Tuesday for a third straight day.
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2014/9/12
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K.'s FTSE 100 index rebounded slightly Friday after a survey on the Scottish independence referendum from a closely watched pollster put the pro-union campaign in the lead.
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2014/8/22
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K.'s FTSE 100 ended a choppy session slightly lower on Friday, with mining firms continuing their push lower, while Vodafone Group PLC climbed after acquisition news.
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2014/7/28
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K.'s FTSE 100 index ended Monday in negative territory after weak U.S. housing data discouraged investors in the U.S. and Europe during a data-light European day.
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2014/10/9
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch)--U.K. stocks closed lower on Thursday as initial optimism over dovish minutes from the Federal Reserve was overshadowed by broader worries about the eurozone.
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2014/10/9
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks moved lower in midday trade on Thursday as initial optimism over dovish minutes from the Federal Reserve was overshadowed by broader worries about the eurozone.
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2014/10/7
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks moved sharply lower amid a broader selloff in Europe, with travel stocks and health-care companies posting some of the biggest losses.
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2014/9/9
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The FTSE 100 moved into the red for a third straight day on Tuesday as investors remained concerned about the outcome of the referendum on Scottish independence next week.
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2014/8/8
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Oil companies lag -Carla Mozee; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks dropped to a nearly four-month low Friday, underpinning losses for the week, during which investors wrestled with geopolitical tensions and signs of EU economic weakness.
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2014/8/18
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks posted solid gains at the open on Monday as geopolitical concerns eased over the weekend after Ukrainian and Russian officials met in Berlin to discuss a solution to the crisis.
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2014/9/3
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch)--U.K.'s benchmark FTSE 100 climbed Wednesday, making a run toward its best close since 1999 and rising alongside other European markets in anticipation that Russia and Ukraine are nearing a cease-fire.
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2014/8/8
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Oil companies lag -Carla Mozee; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com LONDON (MarketWatch)--U.K. stocks dropped to a nearly four-month low Friday, underpinning losses for a week during which investors wrestled with geopolitical tensions and signs of EU economic weakness.
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2014/9/3
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K.'s benchmark FTSE 100 scaled toward its best close since late 1999 on Wednesday, rising alongside the broader European market after Kiev said it reached a cease-fire deal for eastern Ukraine.
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2014/9/9
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The FTSE 100 rose for the first time in three days on Tuesday, as investors waited for U.K. manufacturing data and a speech by Bank of England Governor Mark Carney.
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2014/8/26
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks climbed on Tuesday, catching up with a rally in other European markets on Monday, when London was closed for a bank holiday.
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2014/9/18
By Sara Sjolin and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch)--London's benchmark stock index moved firmly higher on Thursday, as Scots headed to the polls to decide whether to stay in the U.K. or become an independent country.
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2014/9/10
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks ended a choppy day close to the flat line on Wednesday as concern remained among investors that Scotland will vote for its independence at a referendum next week.
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2014/9/25
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks moved lower on Thursday after Bank of England Gov.
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2014/9/25
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks moved lower in afternoon action on Thursday after Bank of England Governor Mark Carney signaled the central bank is inching closer to raising interest rates.
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2014/8/1
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index kicked off August on a downbeat note and headed for the lowest close since April on Friday, as investors continued to move out of risky assets against a background of geopolitical concerns and rate-hike fears in the U.S. The benchmark index slumped 1.5% to 6,628.82, on track for a third straight day in the red.
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2014/8/1
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index kicked off August on a downbeat note and closed at the lowest level in three weeks on Friday, as investors continued to move out of risky assets against a background of geopolitical concerns.
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2014/8/28
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Miners knocked U.K.'s FTSE 100 index lower on Thursday as the sector was hurt by a slide in iron-ore prices.
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2014/9/25
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks seesawed between small gains and losses on Thursday as investors were waiting for a speech by Bank of England Governor Mark Carney later in the day.
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2014/9/11
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks and the pound climbed on Thursday after a poll showed a lead for the camp against Scottish independence, calming fears of a breakup of the union.
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2014/9/8
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks and the pound dropped on Monday as nervousness ahead of the Scottish independence referendum intensified after a poll released over the weekend put the pro-independence voters in the lead.
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2014/8/20
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index snapped a five-day winning streak and the pound climbed on Wednesday after minutes from the latest Bank of England policy-setting meeting showed two members were in favor of hiking interest rates.
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2014/8/20
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index snapped a five-day winning streak and the pound climbed on Wednesday after minutes from the latest Bank of England policy-setting meeting showed two members were in favor of hiking interest rates.
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2014/9/11
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch)--The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index closed at its weakest level in almost seven weeks Thursday, with shares of Next PLC among biggest decliners after a disappointing earnings report.
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2014/7/22
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stocks pushed higher Tuesday, getting a lift from oil stocks and a handful of banks, but advertising heavyweight Publicis Groupe SA fell following a sales warning.
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