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FTSE rises as flying EasyJet seizes on rivals' woes
Budget airline group jumps to the top of the FTSE 100 after scooping up business from rivals in year of turbulence for the sector.
Investors brush off German government worries
Initial jitters over collapse of German coalition talks prove short-lived as markets rally from lows.
Bubble fears as fund managers chase markets higher
Survey finds managers are taking on record levels of risk even though they believe stock markets are overvalued.
Economists call inflation peak as price rises hold at 3%
Inflation stays at 3% in October, avoiding the need for Bank of England governor Mark Carney to write to chancellor.
Pound falls as pressure on PM May builds
Sunday Times report claiming agreement from 40 MPs on letter of no confidence in Theresa May hits the pound.
Pound bounces back as May hints at reshuffle
Pound recovers some ground from last week's sell-off as prime minister looks to reassert her authority.
Fed prepares to unwind $4.2 trillion in bond holdings
US Federal Reserve takes historic decision to put quantitative easing into reverse by unwinding its huge portfolio of bonds.
Pound jumps as retail sales smash expectations
Investors price in increasing likelihood of November interest rate rise as August figures show UK consumer in rude health.
Pound's surge strengthens on fresh Bank rates hint
Pound rallies to levels not seen since day after Brexit vote as Bank of England policymaker signals interest rate rise 'in the coming months'.
FTSE rebounds from North Korea sell-off
FTSE 100 recovers ground after yesterday's sell-off on North Korea tensions, buoyed by resilient response from US markets.