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30 Sep
Shell set to unveil job losses - report
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Royal Dutch Shell is reportedly close to announcing potentially thousands of job cuts as it responds to the global slump in oil prices and looks to reposition itself as a green energy provider.

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29 Sep
US pre-open: Wall Street set for slightly higher start ahead of presidential debate
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Wall Street is being called to start the Tuesday session slightly higher as investors bide their time ahead of the much anticipated televised debate between US President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival, Joe Biden.

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29 Sep
Sector movers: Oil Equipment stocks pace losses, analysts eyeing US elections
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Cyclicals gave back some of the previous session's gains with Oil Equipment and Bank stocks pacing losses.

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29 Sep
London close: Stocks weaker ahead of Trump-Biden debate
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London stocks finished weaker on Tuesday, with investors choosing to sit on their hands ahead of an eagerly-awaited televised debate in the evening between US President Donald Trump and the Democratic contender for the White House, Joe Biden.

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29 Sep
Wednesday preview: All eyes on US Presidential debate
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All eyes at the end of the third quarter will be on the result of the televised debate overnight between the two hopefuls to the White House, the incumbent Donald Trump and his Democratic contender, Joe Biden.

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29 Sep
Covid-19 deaths reach 1m, WHO claims virus still suppressible
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The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday that the number of global deaths from Covid-19 had reached 1m but that the virus was still suppressible.

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29 Sep
Europe close: Stocks dip ahead of key US presidential debate
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European stocks finished the Tuesday session with modest losses as investors weighed the final round of Brexit trade talks, government responses to the rising number of coronavirus cases and the US presidential debate scheduled for the evening.

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29 Sep
Broker tips: Standard Life Aberdeen, Next

Analysts at JP Morgan upgraded their recommendation for shares of Standard Life Aberdeen from 'neutral' to 'overweight' after analysing the various avenues at the new chief executive officer's disposal to close the valuation gap versus rivals.

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29 Sep
JP Morgan upgrades Standard Life Aberdeen, recommends reducing payout
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Analysts at JP Morgan upgraded their recommendation for shares of Standard Life Aberdeen from 'neutral' to 'overweight' after analysing the various avenues at the new chief executive officer's disposal to close the valuation gap versus rivals.

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29 Sep
Directors dealings: Domino's Pizza non-exec buys aggressively near multi-year highs
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Browning West, a person closely associated with Domino's Pizza non-executive director Usman Nabi purchased £639,559 worth of shares on 24 September through multiple market venues, all at roughly 360p each.

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29 Sep
Enteq 'satisfied' with pivot from US shale since year-end
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Energy services technology and equipment company Enteq reported a “satisfactory” trading recovery from the mid-March 2020 oil price slump and the effects of Covid-19 in a trading update on Tuesday.

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29 Sep
US open: Stocks drift lower ahead of key presidential debate
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Stocks on Wall Street came under modest selling pressure early on, despite the release of a surprisingly strong reading on US consumer sentiment.

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29 Sep
FTSE 250 movers: Hochschild shines; Greggs under pressure
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The FTSE 250 was down 1. 1% at 17,184. 00 in afternoon trade on Tuesday.

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29 Sep
Westminster Group wins security contract for Houses of Parliament
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Managed security services and technology company Westminster Group announced on Tuesday that its technology division has been awarded a contract to replace and maintain the security screening equipment at the Palace of Westminster, together with the provision of other ancillary services at Parliament.

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29 Sep
Avingtrans subsidiary wins HS2 door supply contract
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Energy and medical equipment and systems company Avingtrans announced on Tuesday that its wholly-owned subsidiary Booth Industries has secured a multi-year contract worth £36m to supply cross-passage doors for the HS2 rail link.

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29 Sep
Ariana Resources makes progress on Ozaltin joint venture
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Exploration and development company Ariana Resources updated the market on its proposed new joint venture with Ozaltin Holding and Proccea Construction on Tuesday.

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29 Sep
US consumer confidence jumps higher in September
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A widely-followed gauge of the state of US consumer spirits surprised sharply to the upside.

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29 Sep
Momentum strengthens further for IMImobile
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IMImobile said on Tuesday that, since its update in July, momentum had strengthened further.

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29 Sep
Restructuring and Covid costs behind losses at Chamberlin
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Castings and engineering company Chamberlin said on Tuesday that sales for the year ended 31 March were expected to be £26. 1m, down from £33m year-on-year.

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29 Sep
FTSE 100 movers: Ferguson rallies on results; Rolls-Royce retreats
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London’s FTSE 100 was down 0. 6% at 5,890. 69 in afternoon trade on Tuesday.

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