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FTSE dips on Chinese retaliation to US tariffs

China retaliated to US President Donald Trump's tariffs with $60bn worth of taxes on US imports, but this was not as bad as feared with the FTSE 100 broadly unmoved at 7,305 around midday. Utilities were among the stocks out of favour with National Grid dimming 2% to 779.5p and Severn Trent ...

Kingfisher profits hammered by 'significant' weakness in France

Home improvement retailer Kingfisher said Wednesday first-half profits fell on sluggish performance in the UK and 'significant' weakness in the France. For the six months to July 31, statutory pre-tax profit fell 30.1% to £281m, and sales rose by 1.2% to £6.08bn, although in ...

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