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Oil stocks weigh on FTSE but Unilever climbs on strong sales

Oil majors and Asia-focused banks weigh on FTSE 100 but shares in Unilever rally on strong first quarter sales.

Fund managers shrug off recession fears and pile into shares

Fund managers have been buying back into shares at the fastest pace in two years, shrugging off global recession fears.

Miners cap FTSE gains as Vale ruling sparks price fears

Miners hold back FTSE 100 as court ruling allows Brazil's Vale to increase iron ore production, sparking price fears

China hopes boost FTSE as Galliford Try buckles on profit warning

Asia-focused financials and miners drive FTSE 100 higher on China optimism, but shares in 'mid-cap' builder Galliford Try slump on profit warning.

Oil stocks drag down FTSE 100 but IWG shares surge

Oil stocks drag down FTSE 100 but office space provider IWG surges, lifting 'mid caps'.

The Expert View: Horizon Discovery, Nanoco and City Pub Group

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Premier Asset Management and Sumo.

FTSE stalls as Debenhams collapses into administration

Troubled retailer falls into administration after rejecting Mike Ashley's last-ditch offer in the early hours of the morning.

The Expert View: Moneysupermarket, Howdens and Keywords Studios

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including McCarthy & Stone.

FTSE stalls as Debenhams slumps after rejecting Ashley offer

FTSE 100 closes marginally higher as pound's strength ebbs away, while shares in Debenhams tumble after retailer rejects Mike Ashley offer.

FTSE 100 climbs through Brexit fog as US jobs rebound

(Update) FTSE 100 lifted by improved US employment data indicating its economy on 'solid footing' after stalling earlier due to Brexit uncertainty.