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European shares are set to 'deliver' as economic recovery in the euro area gains traction and given that valuations are not currently expensive, contrary to what some observers say, a leading broker argued on Monday. In a research note entitled "El Toro - the European bull" analysts at Citi highligh
Private equity group Cinven has agreed to acquire Labco, the pan-European medical group part-owned by FTSE 100 investment group 3i. The deal values Labco at €1.2bn including its debts, towards the bottom end of valuations for the French company's recently shelved flotation. Labco, which runs clinic
BRUSSELS, May 19 (Reuters) - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process: APPROVALS AND WITHDRAWALS -- French telecoms operator Orange to acquire Spanish provider Jazztel (approved May 19) -- Spanish bank Banco Sab
The UK blue chip index retreated on Friday as a calmer bond market and favourable British construction data was overpowered by a weaker commodities market. Sector-wise, oil and industrial metal stocks provided the biggest drag on the FTSE, dwarfing the boost provided by real estate and travel. At 3:
After a negative start, UK stocks rallied into the close as improving labour-market data from the States lifted sentiment. After a choppy week, owing mainly to volatility on the government bond market, Wall Street indices opened higher following a Labor Department report which showed that US jobless
UK stocks rebounded from early losses, but remained restrained by concerns of Greek instability. Sector wise, miners and technology services provided the biggest drag, while insurers and utilities gave a welcome boost. At 1:45 BST, the FTSE 100 was trading 12 points higher at 6,962. ITV declined a