FTSE 100 dips as banking shares tumble

Lloyds Banking Group faced a setback in today’s trading as its shares fell by 2%, reaching 41.5p. The decline came after JP Morgan downgraded the stock to an “underweight” rating and slashed its target price … Read more

FTSE drops on recession fears; homebuilders slump

London’s stock market continues its downward trajectory this week, with a particular decline seen in the homebuilding sector. Investors are grappling with the potential risks of an impending recession and its potential impact on corporate … Read more

FTSE 100 at the close, all you need to know

London saw another day of cautious trading as investors traded lightly in anticipation of the upcoming UK inflation data scheduled for release on Wednesday morning. The FTSE 100 index closed down by 0.3% or 19.17 … Read more

FTSE 100 at the close, all you need to know

London stocks closed in the red on Monday, succumbing to downward pressure triggered by the anticipation of an imminent interest rate hike in the UK and disappointing growth expectations for China. The FTSE 100 index … Read more

FTSE 100 at the opening, what’s the latest

The FTSE 100 index began Friday’s trading session on a high note, buoyed by a strong performance from energy and mining stocks. The blue-chip index rose by 0.5% to reach 7,669.08 points at 09:00 GMT. … Read more

FTSE at the open, what’s the latest?

The mood across global stock markets has been dampened by a “hawkish hold” from the US Federal Reserve, leading to an initial decline in the FTSE at the London open. Investor attention now shifts to … Read more

What happened in the FTSE 100 today?

The FTSE 100 index struggled to gain momentum today, underperforming due to the strength of the pound and mounting anticipation of an upcoming interest rate hike by the Bank of England. One of the highlights … Read more

What happened in the FTSE 100 today

The FTSE 100 index experienced a modest uptick of 24.09 points or 0.3%, reaching a closing level of 7,594.78 in today’s trading session. However, the FTSE 250 faced a slight dip of 2.31 points, settling … Read more

What happened in the FTSE 100 today

In a confident start to the trading week, stock markets remained steady today, despite a dip in crude oil prices, which had a dampening effect on the FTSE 100 and weighed down shares in major … Read more