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30 Sep
Caesars confirms advanced talks on £2.9bn William Hill bid

William Hill and Caesars Entertainment on Monday confirmed they were in advanced talks on a £2. 9bn cash offer for the UK bookmaker.

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28 Sep
Sector movers: Cyclicals rally, lenders pace gains
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Banks rallied heading into the final stretch of September following the previous week's drubbing.

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28 Sep
Tuesday preview: US election debate, Ferguson in focus
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Financial markets' may tread water on Tuesday ahead of the first televised debate between the two US presidential contenders, Donald Trump and Joe Biden.

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28 Sep
Europe close: Banks pace rally in stocks
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European stocks rallied on Monday, recovering from the big losses seen during the previous week as upbeat corporate news and positive data from China boosted sentiment, particularly towards lenders' shares.

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28 Sep
Directors dealings: PZ Cussons boss buys as shares break higher
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PZ Cussons's boss picked up a batch of shares in the healthcare and consumer products firm that he leads just as its shares jumped to their highest level since the end of 2018.

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28 Sep
London close: Bullish buying fuels positive session
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London stocks closed higher on Monday, boosted by encouraging Chinese data and strong performances from the likes of HSBC and Diageo, while the pound was lifted by Brexit hopes.

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28 Sep
Two bidders offer one euro for HSBC France
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HSBC may be left with no option but to sell its French operations at a hefty loss.

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28 Sep
FTSE 250 movers: Great Portland surges on KKR stake; William Hill slumps
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London’s FTSE 250 was up 1. 9% at 17,374. 02 in afternoon trade on Monday.

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28 Sep
US open: Stocks buoyed by M&A news, fiscal stimulus hopes
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The buying pressure seen on Wall Street at the end of the prior week appeared carried over into Monday's session, as M&A news helped to offset uncertainty around the upcoming US elections and the pandemic.

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28 Sep
Scotgold upbeat on 'encouraging' exploration results
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Scotgold reported “encouraging” results from its ongoing exploration programme on Monday, which was focussed on increasing the resource inventory at the Cononish Gold and Silver Mine, where first gold was expected by 30 November.

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28 Sep
BoE warns of potential surge in unsecured loan losses
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Covid-19 could cause higher bank losses on unsecured debt than on mortgages with implications for financial stability, the Bank of England said.

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28 Sep
High street landlords seek new tenants as Covid-19 threatens shutdowns in retail
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High street landlords seek out new tenants as the second wave of Covid-19 threatens to shut down retailers once again.

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28 Sep
Broker tips: William Hill, BT Group, Rolls Royce
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Analysts at Jefferies laid out their scenario analysis for William Hill, the most 'bullish' of which could see the shares gain more than half in value to 460. 0p.

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28 Sep
Credit Suisse ups target price on BT
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Credit Suisse has upped the price target for BT Group shares, and reiterated its ‘outperform’ rating, after the telecoms group hiked its prices.

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28 Sep
Tirupati Graphite mulls London IPO
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India’s Tirupati Graphite is looking to debut on the London Stock Exchange, it was announced on Monday.

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28 Sep
Monday broker round-up
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William Hill: RBC Capital Markets downgrades to sector perform with a target price of 300. 0p.

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28 Sep
Jefferies says William Hill could be worth as much as 460p, or 80p
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Analysts at Jefferies laid out their scenario analysis for William Hill, the most 'bullish' of which could see the shares gain more than half in value to 460. 0p.

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28 Sep
Proton Motor Power gets another order from Fincantieri
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Fuel cell and electric hybrid systems Proton Motor Power Systems has received a further order from shipbuilding company Fincantieri, it announced on Monday, to deliver a fuel cell system with 144 kW of fuel cell power.

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28 Sep
Rolls-Royce shares hit new low on cash-call concerns
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Rolls-Royce shares fell to a new 17-year low as speculation mounted about the size and structure of the company's likely capital raising.

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28 Sep
US pre-open: Stocks set for higher start despite crash in Inovio shares
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The buying pressure seen on Wall Street at the end of the prior week appeared to be carrying over into Monday.

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