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FTSE 100 5848.06 -50.7 / -0.86%
FTSE 250 16002.28 -84.45 / -0.52%
FTSE 350 3262.07 -26.35 / -0.8%
FTSE TECHMARK 3675.9 -18.94 / -0.51%
FTSE AIM ALL SHARE 689.85 -3.38 / -0.49%
FTSE ALL SHARE 3215.11 -24.95 / -0.77%

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Rob Morgan, Charles Stanley Direct's Senior Analyst, looks at the key market movements overnight and looks at the newsflow for the day ahead. An invaluable snapshot for the trading day ahead and a must-read for everyone interested in the markets.
Rob Morgan

by Rob Morgan in Companies and Markets

5th Feb 2016

Rob Morgan, Charles Stanley Direct's Senior Analyst, looks at the key market movements overnight and looks at the newsflow for the day ahead. An invaluable snapshot for the trading day ahead and a mus...

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Tax relief on pension contributions can be valuable. It is also something worth focusing on now given rule changes from April are set to limit tax relief for higher earners.  Plus there could be further changes in the Budget on 16 March 2016.
Rob Morgan

by Rob Morgan in Direct Comment

5th Feb 2016

Tax relief on pension contributions can be valuable. It is also something worth focusing on now given rule changes from April are set to limit tax relief for higher earners. Plus there could be furth...

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New survey identifies the best investment platforms for the growing pool of Britain’s DIY investors and Charles Stanley Direct comes out well.
Garry White

by Garry White in Direct Comment

4th Feb 2016

New survey identifies the best investment platforms for the growing pool of Britain’s DIY investors and Charles Stanley Direct comes out well.

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AstraZeneca and GlaxoSmithKline have long been favourites of UK income seekers, but the outlook for both groups has been hit by rival treatments for their blockbuster drugs. So what does the future hold for Britain’s largest drug makers?
Garry White

by Garry White in Companies and Markets

4th Feb 2016

AstraZeneca and GlaxoSmithKline have long been favourites of UK income seekers, but the outlook for both groups has been hit by rival treatments for their blockbuster drugs. So what does the future ho...

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John Redwood, Charles Stanley’s Global Investment Strategist looks at how investment is changing, looking at oil, negative interest rates and technology.
John Redwood

by John Redwood in Companies and Markets

4th Feb 2016

John Redwood, Charles Stanley’s Global Investment Strategist looks at how investment is changing, looking at oil, negative interest rates and technology.

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A “value” approach to buying shares is the investment equivalent of going shopping for bargains. Rob Morgan looks at a fund that closely follows this strategy.
Rob Morgan

by Rob Morgan in Fund Research

4th Feb 2016

A “value” approach to buying shares is the investment equivalent of going shopping for bargains. Rob Morgan looks at a fund that closely follows this strategy.

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