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FTSE fights back as oil price surges on Opec cut
FTSE 100 recovers some of yesterday's bruising losses, with energy stocks leading the way after Opec agrees to production cuts.
FTSE tumbles 3.2% as Huawei arrest reignites trade fears
Arrest of Chinese telecommunication giant's finance boss reignites fears of trade tensions between US and China, sparking broad-based sell-off.
Woodford buys more Kier as shares fall below rights issue price
Neil Woodford ups stake in embattled construction company as shares fall below 409p level at which rights issue has been priced.
House builders soar as Brexit hopes lift domestic stocks
House builders lead rally in stocks exposed to UK economy, as Dominic Grieve's parliamentary defeat of government sparks hopes a no-deal Brexit can be avoided.
FTSE falls on Trump tariff tweets as bonds stoke recession fears
FTSE 100 drops after heavy falls in US markets, as US president sticks to hard line on tariffs and bond markets spark jitters.
FTSE jumps as US and China strike trade truce
FTSE 100 joins in global stock market rally on trade truce between US and China.
Woodford dealt fresh blow as Kier dives on rights issue
Shares in construction company dive 23% on news, hurting biggest backer Neil Woodford.
Barnett's AJ Bell payday underlines Woodford's struggles
Neil Woodford's sale of his AJ Bell stake earlier this year means he will miss out on the likely flotation payday for Mark Barnett's Invesco income funds.
Thomas Cook dividend blow knocks value managers
Shares in travel group lose a quarter of their value after suspension of dividend and second profit warning in two months.
Oil hurtles towards $60 as bears take control of markets
Oil has now fallen nearly 30% since peaking at the start of October as it becomes entangled in a grim feedback loop with US stock markets.
Artificial intelligence will not replace sound investment advice
Can artificial intelligence every really replace a trusted wealth manager?
Finding value from a 1990s stock darling
In the race to discover the latest Faang opportunity, has old favourite Microsoft been overlooked?
Beware of the 'easy selling' ESG gift
As the environmental, social and governance universe continues to expand, investors should beware the bandwagon jumpers, warns Miton Opitmal's Paul Warner.