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FTSE 100 Index called to open +8pts at 7241. Whilst holding yesterday’s bounce from 7222 1-month lows (and April shallow rising support), it is back from 7271 overnight highs, maintaining

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Five things I learned at Davos

The mood at Davos was the most divergent in years. Some American bosses were notably bullish about accelerating economic growth and a regime change in fiscal, regulatory and trade policies.

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Find the bright spots in the troubled tech sector

The outlook for the technology industry has been largely negative, as the decline of PCs, slowing smartphone sales and weakening end markets for microchip makers weigh heavily on earnings projections.

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The bright side of uncertainty

Investment outcomes are affected by countless variables. Some of these can be predicted while others defy even the wisest seers. Of course uncertainty can be off-putting: people who are trying

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Markets steady ahead of ECB

A steady battle of attrition continues in London, with the index still unable to establish a direction after four days of relentless grind. However, at least today we have a

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Markets ease further despite jobs report

Another day, another disappointing Chinese data release as inflation crashed by the most in eight months. Disinflation of course is not always seen as a bad thing for markets as

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Open University starts personal finance school

The centre will offer three free open-access modules the first of which, Personal Finance: Understanding the Basics, will be available from spring 2014. This module will cover household budgeting, borrowing