Market Report - Pre-Open
22 Oct
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London pre-open: Stocks to rise on positive Asian cues; Brexit in focus

London stocks were set to edge up at the open on Monday, taking their cue from an upbeat session in Asia, but investors were likely to remain cautious amid concerns about Brexit, rising interest rates and Italy.

19 Oct
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London pre-open: Stocks to rise despite disappointing China data

London stocks looked set to rise at the open on Friday despite the release of uninspiring Chinese growth figures and ongoing worries about Brexit and US interest rates.

18 Oct
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London pre-open: Stocks to edge up ahead of retail sales data

London stocks were set to edge up a little at the open on Thursday as investors mulled hawkish minutes from the Federal Reserve and eyed the latest UK retail sales data.

17 Oct
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London pre-open: Stocks to rise on solid Wall St cues; EU summit eyed

London stocks were set to rise at the open on Wednesday, taking their cue from a strong session on Wall Street, as investors eyed the release of key UK inflation data and the EU summit in Brussels.

16 Oct
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London pre-open: Stocks to edge up ahead of jobs data; Brexit developments eyed

London stocks were set to nudge up at the open on Tuesday as investors focus on Brexit developments and a series of key UK jobs data.

15 Oct
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London pre-open: Stocks seen higher as Brexit developments eyed

London stocks were set to edge up at the open on Monday, with investors likely to keep a close eye on any Brexit-related developments.

12 Oct
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London pre-open: Stocks to recover after heavy losses

London stocks were set to gain at the open on Friday, recovering from two days of heavy losses.

11 Oct
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London pre-open: Stocks to tumble after Wall Street selloff

London stocks were set for heavy losses on Thursday following a massive selloff in the US and Asia amid growing concerns about rising interest rates and trade tensions between the US and China.

10 Oct
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London pre-open: Stocks seen muted ahead of data slew

London stocks were set for a muted open on Wednesday as investors eyed a slew of key data releases amid ongoing uncertainty about rising rates.

09 Oct
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London pre-open: Stocks to rise after Monday's losses; IMF downgrade in focus

London stocks were set to edge up at the open on Tuesday following heavy losses in the previous session and mixed sessions in the US and Asia.

08 Oct
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London pre-open: Stocks to nudge down on weak Asian cues

London stocks looked set to nudge lower at the open on Monday following a downbeat Asian session, as investors continue to fret over US bond yields.

05 Oct
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London pre-open: Stocks to rise as investors eye non-farm payrolls

London stocks were set to rise at the open on Friday following heavy losses the day before, with all eyes on US bond markets as investors await the release of the non-farm payrolls report.

04 Oct
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London pre-open: Stocks to drop on Asian cues as US outperforms

London stocks were set to drop at the open on Thursday, taking their cue from a negative session in Asia, as US markets continue to outperform.

03 Oct
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London pre-open: Futures higher amid hopes for deal between Brussels and Rome

Stocks are set for a higher start amid reports that Italy's government might make some concessions on its budget plans, which is helping to dampen concerns of a dust-up between Brussels and Rome which could have negative knock-on effects much further afield.

02 Oct
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London pre-open: Italian debt, China tensions in focus

Stocks are set for a lower start on the back of renewed tensions around Italy's debt pile and in the geopolitical space, between the US and China.

01 Oct
London pre-open: Miners expected to weigh on China data

London stocks are expected to fall as October begins as disappointing data from China counterbalances a helpful weakening of the pound.

28 Sep
London pre-open: FTSE 100 called lower despite US rally

London stocks are expected to edge lower in early trade on Friday, after a mixed session in Asia but a positive day for Wall Street.

27 Sep
London pre-open: Shares to slide despite softer pound

London shares are expected to fall on Thursday, mirroring a slip in Wall Street overnight that traders expect to override another dip in the pound.

26 Sep
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London pre-open: Stocks set for soft start ahead of Fed call

London stocks are expected to dip slightly at Wednesday's open after a mixed session on Wall Street ahead of the Federal Reserve's rates decision.

25 Sep
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London pre-open: Stocks to edge lower amid trade worries; Next raises guidance

London stocks were set to edge lower at the open on Tuesday amid ongoing worries about the trade conflict between the US and China.