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UK stocks tread water and pound falls as Tory poll lead narrows

UK stocks traded sideways on Wednesday after opinion polls showed Labour gaining ground ahead of Thursday's national election, putting pressure on the pound and sending domestic-facing stocks lower. The Conservative party is still ahead in opinion polls, but recent gains by Labour have stoked ...

Stagecoach swings to profit after US bus unit sale; holds dividend steady

Train and bus transport company Stagecoach swung to a first-half profit after it sold its struggling US coach business, though its sales fell and it kept its dividend flat. The company also announced that chairman Brian Souter would stand down at the end of the year and be replaced by current ...



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