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Market reports from Share Cast
London pre-open: Sharp falls expected after Bernanke confirms 'tapering'
20 Jun, 2013 07:28
Confirmation by Chairman Ben Bernanke that the Federal Reserve could begin taper its quantitative easing (QE) programme this year is set to weigh heavily on markets on Thursday.
US close: Stocks drop as Bernanke signals start of the 'taper'
19 Jun, 2013 22:53
Dow Jones Industrial Average: 15,112 (-206)
London close: All eyes on tonight's Fed meeting
19 Jun, 2013 17:17
UK markets gave back Tuesday' slight gains as traders continued to take positions, or stay on the side lines, ahead of the all-important policy decision - and accompanying market reaction - from the US Federal Reserve due out later this evening.
Press round-up from Share Cast
Thursday newspaper round-up : Lloyds, RBS, BT, Dolce and Gabbana
20 Jun, 2013 06:44
Chancellor George Osborne has signalled the prospect of the first stages of the privatisation of Lloyds Banking Group, The Telegraph reported. He hinted the sale of the state-backed lender's shares within months, saying the bank was in a good position for
Wednesday newspaper round-up: Deloitte, RBS, News Corp.
19 Jun, 2013 06:41
A report by a cross-party group of MPs and peers believes senior bankers should face jail and lose bonuses if they are involved in a future banking collapse, The Telegraph reported. The government has been urged to introduce a new criminal offence for sen
Tuesday newspaper round-up: Liberty, Co-op Bank, Severn Trent
18 Jun, 2013 06:48
Liberty Global has entered the bidding for Kabel Deutschland, the Financial Times reported. The media group, controlled by John Malone, has put in a potential offer that would top a price tabled by Vodafone last week and value Germany's largest cable oper
Company news from Share Cast
European broker round-up
20 Jun, 2013 08:31
Alcatel-Lucent, BME, LVMH, Siemens, Technip
Support and resistance levels for the main securities
20 Jun, 2013 08:27
Euro/Dollar: 1.3243/1.3417. Ftse 100: 6,205/6,397. S&P 500: 1,598/1,687.
SOCO begins drilling TGT-10X well in Vietnam
20 Jun, 2013 08:21
SOCO International has started drilling the first well in the H5 fault bloc of the Te Giac Trang field in Vietnam.
Sector review from Share Cast
Sector movers: Industrial metals fall, risk appetite declines ahead of Fed
19 Jun, 2013 15:00
Falling risk appetite on equity markets on Wednesday resulted in some weakness in the industrial metals and mining sector.
Sector movers: Banks gain on China rate-cut speculation
18 Jun, 2013 15:14
Banking stocks were in demand on Tuesday on the back of reports that China could move to cut interest rates in an effort to combat a slowdown.
Sector movers: M&A activity lifts telecoms higher
17 Jun, 2013 15:42
Strong gains for Vodafone were lifting the mobile telecommunications category higher on Monday afternoon as news of M&A activity across the sector boosted share prices.
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