The FTSE 100 has risen 4.3 per cent so far this year, supported by speedy vaccine rollouts and a raft of economic stimulus. Photograph: iStock

World stocks ran higher on Thursday following their slowest quarter in a year, as US economic strength offset the return to strict Covid-19 lockdown m(...)

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Investors looking at the UK need to get to grips with two high-impact scenarios: a cliff-edge EU exit and the advent of a Labour government, Citigroup(...)

German Stock Market,  May 8th, 2017. Photograph: Getty

European stocks closed near the highest level since August 2015, ending the session little changed after centrist Emmanuel Macron’s victory in the Fre(...)