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  • *Sterling skids after BoE's Carney says UK needs stimulus. *Britain's FTSE set to finish June above pre-Brexit level. Markets have regained their poise after a short bout of volatility following Britain's vote last week to leave the European Union, but concerns remain about the longer term economic outlook and the potential for renewed turbulence.

  • *FTSE 100 retreats, European stocks flat. LONDON, June 30- Global stocks were set for their worst monthly performance since January, with renewed concerns over global growth forcing European shares and oil prices onto the back foot again following two positive sessions. "Since the beginning of the year investors have faced a series of macro changes to the...

  • June 30- Hong Kong stocks extended their bounce on Thursday, tracking global markets as fears stemming from Britain's vote to leave the European Union continued to abate. Overnight, the Dow rose 1.6 percent while Britain's FTSE rallied for the second day, as global markets regained some composure after last week's shock from the Brexit vote.

  • LONDON, June 30- European shares fell on Thursday, stalling attempts to recover from a heavy sell-off caused by Britain's vote to leave the European Union last week, as shares in major banks lost ground. The pan-European STOXX 600 index and the similar FTSEurofirst 300 index both fell by 0.6 percent. Britain's benchmark FTSE 100 retreated by 0.3 percent while...

  • TOKYO, June 30- Asia stocks rose on Thursday, tracking an overnight rally on Wall Street, while the safe-haven Japanese yen was held in check as global markets regained a semblance of calm after the Brexit shock. Spreadbetters forecast a slightly higher open for Britain's FTSE, Germany's DAX and France's CAC. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside...

  • SHANGHAI, June 30- Hong Kong stocks extended their bounce on Thursday morning, tracking global markets as post-Brexit fears eased, but Chinese shares dipped from three-week highs on profit-taking. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index added 1.6 percent, to 20,762.40 points, while the Hong Kong China Enterprises Index gained 1.5 percent, to 8,702.31.

  • TOKYO, June 30- Asia stocks rose across the board on Thursday, tracking an overnight rally on Wall Street, while the safe-haven Japanese yen stopped rising as global markets regained a semblance of calm after last week's Brexit shock. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 1.3 percent, pulling further away from a one-month low on Friday...

  • TOKYO, June 30- Asia stocks rose on Thursday, tracking an overnight rally on Wall Street, while the safe-haven Japanese yen retreated as global markets regained a semblance of calm after last week's Brexit shock. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.4 percent, pulling further away from a one-month low on Friday when it plunged more...

  • *Britain's FTSE 100 retraces all its post-Brexit losses. Fading concerns over Britain's vote to exit the European Union bolstered oil prices and helped boost energy shares both in Europe and in the United States. "It's not the end of the world and it never was the end of the world and to have these kinds of reactions was ridiculous," said Jeff Weniger, senior...

  • LONDON, June 29- Britain's FTSE 100 closed at its highest level since April on Wednesday, as a two-day rally recouped the losses it suffered after Britain voted to leave the European Union. Britain's FTSE 100 settled up 219.67 points, 3.6 percent higher, at 6,360.06 points. The gains lifted the FTSE above last Thursday's close of 6,338.10.

  • *Sterling recoups 4 cents; FTSE closes at pre-Brexit levels. Britain's FTSE 100 recovered all its post-Brexit losses to close at the highest level since April. UK and European banks, a focus of concern since Britain shocked global markets by voting to leave the European Union, extended a recovery from two days of trading that had knocked almost 40 percent off...

  • LONDON, June 29- Britain's top share index climbed for a second straight session on Wednesday, led higher by financials and commodities-related stocks on expectations the Brexit process might not start anytime soon. Stocks fell sharply on Friday and Monday after Britain voted in a referendum to leave the European Union. Britain's outgoing Prime Minister...

  • *FTSE ends 2.6 pct higher after recent slump. LONDON, June 28- Britain's top share index bounced back on Tuesday following two straight sessions of steep losses as insurers and banks, hit hard in the aftermath of Britain's decision to leave the European Union, led the market higher. The UK Life Insurance index, which plunged more than 20 percent in the past two...

  • *FTSE bounces 2.1 percent, led by banks and travel stocks. LONDON, June 28- British shares rebounded on Tuesday following two straight sessions of substantial falls, led higher by banks and travel stocks which were the hardest hit in the aftermath of Britain's decision to leave the EU. The FTSE 100 rose 2.1 percent to 6,106.53 by 0837 GMT, with all but four stocks in...

  • *FTSE 100 vs FTSE 250: http://reut.rs/28XsrMt. The FTSE 250 mid-cap index tumbled 6 percent, outstripping the 2 percent drop on the blue-chip FTSE 100 equity index and a 3.1 percent fall on the broader, pan-European STOXX 600 index. The FTSE 250 companies are more reliant on the domestic economy and consumer spending than the large, multinational companies that...

  • *Wall Street set to follow Europe and Asia lower. *Safe havens in demand; Japan raises yen intervention rhetoric. LONDON, June 27- World stocks tumbled and European bank shares were on track for their biggest ever two-day fall on Monday as the political and economic fallout of Britain's shock vote to leave the European Union drove sterling to a fresh 31- year low...

  • *Safe havens in demand; Japan raises yen intervention rhetoric. LONDON, June 27- Sterling fell more than 2 percent, the euro took a hammering and stocks dropped again on Monday as Britain's vote to leave the European Union drove investors to seek safety in the yen, gold and low-risk government debt. The pound recovered some of its lost ground after British finance...

  • LONDON, June 27- European shares fell on Monday, weighed down by uncertainty over Britain's decision to leave the European Union, but the Madrid market rose after Spain's election. Britain's FTSE 100 fell 0.4 percent, after dropping 3.2 percent on Friday, the day following the referendum where Britain voted to quit the EU. Weekend elections delivered a hung...

  • LONDON, June 27- European shares fell on Monday, weighed down by uncertainty over Britain's decision last week to leave the European Union, although the Madrid market rose after Spain's election result. Britain's FTSE 100 fell 0.4 percent, adding to a 3.2 percent slump on Friday caused by the country's shock decision to vote in favour of leaving the EU.

  • TOKYO/ SINGAPORE, June 27- Asian stocks fell and the British pound tumbled more than 2 percent on Monday as markets grappled with deep uncertainty sparked by Britain's decision to leave the European Union. European markets look set for a bleak open, with financial spreadbetter CMC Markets expecting Britain's FTSE 100 to fall 2.7 percent, and Germany's DAX to...