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Stocks- U.S. Futures Fall as Trade War Rhetoric Heats Up

27.06.2018, 16:44

U.S. futures slumped on Wednesday as trade war concerns spooked investors.

Department stores to take toll on John Lewis profit

27.06.2018, 16:12

Britain's John Lewis Partnership warned that its 2018-19 profit would be substantially below the previous year's level, hurt by expected declines at its department stores, adding that it could close some shops.

Italy delays handover of Ilva steelworks to ArcelorMittal

27.06.2018, 15:32

Italy's new government has postponed its planned handover of the heavily polluting Ilva steel plant, Europe's largest, to ArcelorMittal (AS:MT) by two and a half months to Sept. 15 as Rome seeks more time to rejig the terms of the deal.

Trade troubles take their toll on FTSE

27.06.2018, 15:07

The UK's top share index lost ground on Wednesday as persistent jitters over global trade kept risk appetite subdued, though buoyant energy stocks helped stem losses.

AstraZeneca, Merck eye $1 billion boost from cancer drug success

27.06.2018, 13:11

AstraZeneca's oncology business received a boost on Wednesday as results of a clinical trial showed its drug Lynparza helped women with ovarian cancer live longer without their disease worsening when given as a first-line treatment.