The UK should focus more on finding a consensual Brexit agreement than stopping a no-deal departure, the European's chief negotiator said on Wednesday.
Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday blocked a bill proposed by the Democrats to reopen the US government for the fourth time.
US stocks carved out some gains on Wednesday, as traders shrugged off the previous day's losses despite lingering concerns about trade relations between the US and China.
Wall Street trading began with some gains on Wednesday, as traders shrugged off the previous day's losses despite lingering concerns about trade relations between the US and China.
Consumer goods giant Procter & Gamble has upped its full-year guidance on the back of strong sales of products ranging from skin cream to fabric softener in its last trading quarter.
A bounce in European stocks petered out after a top Chinese official warned of the growing risks the international order was facing from populism and as crude oil futures retreated on talk of a still strong outlook for US shale oil.
Credit Bank of Moscow's corporate debt syndication team had a very busy 2018, breaking into the top five in a national ranking of lead sales arrangers.
Analysts at Credit Suisse downgraded shares of energy and services outfit Centrica to 'neutral' on Wednesday, saying that they expected a rough time for the firm's share price throughout February.
Senate leaders have agreed to hold votes this week on proposals that could lead to a reopening of the government and provide relief for 800,000 federal workers.
London stocks finished in the red on Wednesday as concerns about trade tensions between the US and China and a downbeat assessment of the UK manufacturing sector weighed on sentiment.
Automobiles, construction groups and aerospace were the big fallers on Wednesday, while domestic focused sectors were on the up.
Analysts at Credit Suisse downgraded energy and services outfit Centrica to 'neutral' on Wednesday, expecting a rough time for the firm's share price throughout February.
Harwood Wealth Management on Wednesday reported that a "strong" year of growth has seen a sharp rise in assets and the completion of nine acquisitions.
Metro Bank is now "increasingly likely" to go back to the City with its begging bowl, some analysts suggested after the lender's surprise trading update on Wednesday.
Block Energy rose on Wednesday after beginning sidetrack operations in the existing 16a wellbore at its West Rustavi field in the Republic of Georgia.
Exploration and development outfit Crusader Resources warned investors on Wednesday that it continues to require additional immediate funding to continue operating.
Entertainment One chief executive Darren Throop sold 1. 5m ordinary shares in the Toronto-based mass media outfit on Wednesday.
The UK competition watchdog has secured formal commitments from celebrities and social media 'influencers' to be transparent on their posts where they advertise products to their followers.
London's FTSE 100 was down 0. 9% to 6,842. 93 in afternoon trade on Wednesday as sterling rallied amid indications that a no-deal Brexit was becoming less likely.
Artificial intelligence-enabled kidney disease diagnostics developer Renalytix AI announced the start of its clinical validation study for its lead diagnostic, ‘KidneyIntelX’, on Wednesday.