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2019 Articles

FTSE 100

The FTSE 100 has soared after the Conservatives’ election victory and a phase one US-China trade deal helped ease long

December 16, 2019
Tullow Oil's nightmare December continued this morning after shares dropped nearly 12 per cent, a week after the oil explorer lost over £1bn of its market value.

Tullow Oil’s nightmare December continued today after shares dropped nearly 11 per cent, a week after the oil explorer lost

December 16, 2019
iSupply pays Ofgem £1.5m for overcharging customers

Bournemouth-based renewable energy supplier iSupply will pay £1.5m to industry watchdog Ofgem for overcharging its customers. The firm, which has

December 16, 2019
Aramco hits $2 trillion as shares rise for fourth day in a row

Shares in Saudi Aramco continued to rise for a fourth day, with the firm’s value tipping $2 trillion (£1.5 trillion)

December 16, 2019
Yü Group shares skyrocket on energy supply deal with Smartest

Yü Group, the supplier of energy and utilities services to UK businesses, saw its share price rise by nearly 50

December 16, 2019
private equity fundraising

Private equity fundraising next year may fall below the record levels seen in 2019 as large firms shift their focus

December 16, 2019
Gresham House Energy Storage adds two more sites to portfolio

Gresham House Energy Storage Fund (GRID) today announced that it had bought two of the UK’s largest battery storage facilities

December 16, 2019
Number of customers switching energy supplier on track for record year

The amount of customers who have switched energy supplier this year is on track to be the largest ever, according

December 16, 2019

The global economy should perform better in 2020, underpinned by a US-China trade truce and lower interest rates, Schroders’ chief

December 16, 2019
Premier Oil under pressure from lenders over asset sale

UK exploratory firm Premier Oil today pushed back against claims that it is under pressure from its lenders to sell

December 15, 2019
Shares in Burford Capital rose 20 per cent today as it predicted a spike in litigation in the aftermath of the coronavirus pandemic.

UK stocks surged today after the Conservatives secured a decisive majority in the General Election, boosted by rallying retailers, housebuilders

December 13, 2019

New York’s stock markets have opened higher after President Donald Trump tweeted that the US is “VERY close to a

December 12, 2019