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Companies announcing their results next week

Monday Companies reporting today include: Hammerson (Q4 results) Tuesday BHP Billiton (Q2 results) The latest production figures showed the company making good operational progress across a range of commodities with

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ISA investors jump on the Brexit bandwagon

Sector analysis within ISAs is always very interesting as it gives an insight into investor activity on a general basis. Interestingly, in 2016 the most popular sector, based on the

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Expect no Bank action following inflation rise

The rate of inflation in the UK continued its rise in January according to this week’s figures from the Office for National Statistics. The CPI measure rose to 1.8% which

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Equity market ripe for leadership change

The stock market is hypersensitive to economic data and the business-friendly freebies dangled by President Donald Trump. But Trump-mania is likely to fade as the watered-down realities of budget negotiations

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Investor confidence rises for third consecutive month

It now stands at a level of 80 points, up from a record low of 59 in October but still below its long run average of 100. Laith Khalaf, senior

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Companies announcing their results next week

Monday Reckitt Benckiser (Q4 results) Investors will be hoping that the problems in some emerging markets in 2016 notably Russia and Korea are now over. There may be more comment

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Five hidden gems for your ISA

There’s always an allure to knowing about the best things before anyone else does. Whether it’s a new restaurant, a hot holiday destination or, in my case, a ‘hidden’ investment

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Top traded funds in January

2017 has kicked off in the same way it finished, with the CF Woodford Equity Income fund being the most traded fund at The Share Centre. The data, which is based on

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How to plan for the end of the tax year

Determining whether you have maximised your £15,240 ISA allowance is one of the first and most crucial factors to effectively tax plan, especially when approaching the new financial tax year.

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Stocks stall as Draghi drags euro lower

European and US markets have found it tough to follow up on Friday’s bullish push, with early gains reversed as risk aversion kicked in. The beneficiaries of today’s trading are