Oil majors BP and Royal Dutch Shell slid more than 1 per cent each. Photograph: Glyn Kirk/AFP via Getty Images

European stocks posted their worst daily fall in one week on Wednesday, tracking weakness on Wall Street, as investors grew wary of rising inflationar(...)

Just Eat Takeaway was  the top gainer in London as its orders jumped  79%  in the first quarter

European shares hovered just below all-time highs on Tuesday, little changed by US inflation data that suggested the Federal Reserve’s accommodative (...)

Shares of cryptocurrency and blockchain-related firms jumped between 6.7%  and 12%  in New York as bitcoin briefly surged past $50,000. Photograph:  Getty Images

European shares ended flat around a one-year peak on Tuesday as a boost from major mining and bank stocks was tempered by losses in most other sectors(...)

Weaker pound supported the FTSE 100’s rise. Photograph: Yui Mok

The FTSE 100 emerged as a top performer among its European peers, boosted by an extended sterling sell-off linked to investor jitters around Brexit. L(...)