Investing in football club shares: fruitful or fantasy?

Rich Stephens works on the trading floor at IG. Here he takes a look at how share prices in publically listed football clubs can move as fortunes on the field fluctuate.

Sharedealing | 23 Apr 2014
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FTSE 100: This morning's risers and fallers

UK stocks edged higher on Wednesday morning with Primark owner Associated British Foods leading the risers as markets extended gains after a surge the day before.

Sharedealing | 23 Apr 2014
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FTSE 100: This morning's risers and fallers

Strong gains from heavyweight pharmaceutical groups gave UK markets a boost on Tuesday morning, as investors returned to their desks in a positive mood following the four-day Bank Holiday weekend.

Sharedealing | 22 Apr 2014

Fund managers shun Tesco despite 'better-than-expected' results

Tesco's better-than-expected results have failed to tempt UK fund managers to buy in to the troubled retailer.

Sharedealing | 17 Apr 2014
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Google shares tumble on weak earnings

Google shares moved sharply lower in after-hours trading following a disappointing update, with the negative sentiment that has blighted the sector showing no sign of abating.

Sharedealing | 17 Apr 2014

FTSE 100: This morning's risers and fallers

UK stocks fell on Thursday morning as investors adopted a cautious stance ahead of the four-day weekend amid ongoing turmoil in Ukraine.

Markets | 17 Apr 2014
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Soaring client numbers help Hargreaves Lansdown achieve record quarter

Growing customer numbers have helped Britain's biggest fund supermarket - Hargreaves Lansdown - achieve a record first quarter.

Portfolio Management | 16 Apr 2014

FTSE 100: This morning's risers and fallers

UK stocks rose strongly on Wednesday morning, bouncing after a heavy fall the previous session, as updates from blue chips Tesco, Hargreaves Lansdown, Burberry and Persimmon impressed.

Markets | 16 Apr 2014
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Revealed: Sectors to buy and sell after recent regulatory changes

Investors should increase their exposure to the utilities, retail and mining sectors, according to wealth manager Brewin Dolphin.

Sharedealing | 15 Apr 2014
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FTSE 100: This morning's risers and fallers

UK stocks opened with small losses on Tuesday morning after yet more disappointing economic data from China and mixed reactions to a host of company announcements.

Sharedealing | 15 Apr 2014

Tech Bubble 2.0: Fact or fiction?

When the Nasdaq dropped 3.1% overnight, whispers intensified that a second tech bubble was set to burst. But should private investors be spooked?

Sharedealing | 14 Apr 2014

FTSE 100: This morning's risers and fallers

UK markets got off to a subdued start on Monday morning as stocks paused at a three-week low, with sentiment still fragile after the sell-off last week.

Sharedealing | 14 Apr 2014

Tech stocks drag UK markets lower after Nasdaq sell-off

There were just a handful of risers on the FTSE 100 on Friday morning as stocks dropped sharply, tracking a dramatic sell-off on US and Asian equity indices overnight.

Sharedealing | 11 Apr 2014
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FTSE 100: This morning's risers and fallers

UK stocks advanced on Thursday, following a strong performance from US and Asian markets overnight, after minutes from the latest Federal Reserve meeting showed a more dovish stance than expected.

Sharedealing | 10 Apr 2014

FTSE 100: This morning's risers and fallers

UK stocks kicked off today's session in a positive fashion, lifted by a decent performance in the US overnight and ahead of the release of the minutes from the most recent Federal Reserve meeting.

Sharedealing | 09 Apr 2014

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