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Market report: FTSE up ahead of US-North Korea summit, Rolls has more engine trouble

The FTSE 100 gets off to a strong start for the week, up 0.5% to 7,715.82 ahead of US president Donald Trump’s pivotal summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Aircraft engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce (RR.) slips 1% to 827.4p as it reveals a mechanical problem in a second class of engine and says it will have to carry out more inspections. The company had already warned of durability ...

OnTheMarket off to a bad start as its share price falls on stock market debut

After raising less money than desired and taking six months to reach the stock market after announcing its plans last summer, property portal OnTheMarket (OTMP:AIM) tops off its woes with a miserable start to life as a listed company. Its shares were issued at 165p but on its stock market debut  today (9 Feb) the stock has fallen 6.7% to 154p. New figures from research group Edison show the ...

News in brief: Dixons, TUI, Computacenter, XL Media, Amerisur, Paragon, OptiBiotix, Collagen, 32Red

Dixon in major US push Dixons Carphone (DC.) is to strengthen its position in the US market after deciding to roll out a joint venture with mobile network operator Sprint from 15 to 500 stores. It will invest up to $32 million to get a 50% stake in the venture; the cash will be used to fund the roll-out and operation of the stores. (DC) TUI extends Tunisia ban Tour operator TUI (TUI) has ...

News in brief: Biotechs, Merlin, XLMedia, Meggitt, Emissions, Mitchells & Butlers, Crimson Tide, Hotel Corp, Safestyle

US biotechs in retreat Democrat Presidential hopeful Hilary Clinton spooked the US biotech sector which endured its worst day year-to-date Monday (21 Sep) as she pledged in a tweet to take on speciality pharma and the practice of price gouging. This in turn is prompting weakness in UK pharmaceutical players like Shire (SHP) and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK). (TS) No growth at Merlin Merlin ...
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