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UK stocks slipped on a quiet Friday, with US markets closed ahead of the Fourth of July holiday and as investor sentiment remained driven by Sunday's upcoming referendum in Greece.
UK stocks slipped on a quiet Friday, with US markets closed ahead of the Fourth of July holiday and as investor sentiment remained driven by Sunday's upcoming referendum in Greece. 1 hour ago
UK stocks opened slightly lower on Friday morning head of a crucial weekend for Greece, as the government holds a referendum on European bailout proposals. 4 hours ago
UK stocks are expected to open flat on Friday morning as market pause for breath ahead of a quiet day, with investors awaiting a pivotal weekend for Greece. 6 hours ago
Decent gains from blue chips BP and Dixons Carphone helped UK markets to rise on Thursday, bucking the negative trend seen across Europe as investors started to trim positions ahead of a pivotal weekend for Greece. 21 hours ago
Mid-caps were trading slightly higher on Thursday, though weakness in the industrial metals, transport and technology provided a drag on gains. 24 hours ago
The FTSE 100 was buoyed by a tentative recovery in metal prices, strong construction data and gains in the pharmaceuticals, insurance and telecommunications sectors on Thursday. 24 hours ago
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Each time the market undergoes a heavy sell-off, be it thanks to Greece, Ukraine, the US debt ceiling or a host of other reasons, this phrase comes up.
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