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Ukflag-Pound-102017.jpg The UK budget posted the smallest budget deficit in a decade for the month of September, suggesting that the borrowing is on the course to undershoot the full-year target. Public sector net borrowing, excluding banks, decreased by GBP 0.7 billion from the previous year to GBP 5.9 billion in September, the Office for National Statistics said Friday.

sharesrising-102017.jpg European stocks traded higher on Friday as a slew of upbeat earnings reports and the dollar's gains on increased optimism about the prospects for U.S. tax reforms helped investors shrug off renewed political uncertainty in Spain. The pan-European Stoxx Europe 600 index was up 0.3 percent at 390.07...

uniqure-102017.jpg Shares of uniQure N.V. (QURE) have returned more than 170% year-to-date compared to a mere 26% gain by iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology Index (ETF) during the same period.

stockhigh-102017.jpg European stocks are likely to open higher on Friday after the U.S. Senate adopted a fiscal 2018 budget resolution Thursday, a step forward towards overhauling the U.S. tax code. The dollar weakened against its rivals amid political tensions in Spain as a deadline set by Madrid for a final decision...

Oct19-101917.jpg The following are some of the biotech stocks that made their way onto the Day's Gainers & Losers' list of October 19, 2017.

Retailsales-UK-101917.jpg UK retail sales declined the most in six months in September as high inflation squeezed household spending amid subdued wage growth. Retail sales including auto fuel dropped 0.8 percent month-on-month in September, reversing a 0.9 percent rise in August, figures from the Office for National Statistics revealed Thursday.

stocklower3-101917.jpg European stocks fell on Thursday as investors digested a slew of disappointing earnings reports and fretted over the standoff between Spain and Catalonia. Worries over Catalonia reemerged after the Spanish government said it would continue with the procedures set out in Article 155 of the Constitution...

pharma-101917.jpg Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Akari and Ignyta's public offering; Conatus' drug candidate securing orphan designation from the European Medicines Agency; FDA approval of Gilead's CAR-T therapy for refractory large B-cell lymphoma; FDA panel review of Lipocine's oral testosterone product candidate and FDA panel nod for Novo Nordisk's once-weekly Semaglutide.

stocklower-101917.jpg European stocks may open marginally lower on Thursday after official data showed China's GDP growth eased to 6.8 percent in the third quarter from 6.9 percent in the second quarter, as widely expected. Industrial output and retail sales figures topped forecasts, while fixed investment growth eased...

Oct18-101817.jpg The following are some of the biotech stocks that made their way onto the Day's Gainers & Losers' list of October 18, 2017.

unemployment-UK-101817.jpg The UK unemployment rate held steady at the lowest level since 1975 and the wage squeeze continued, data from the Office for National Statistics showed Wednesday. The ILO jobless rate came in at 4.3 percent in the three months to August, the lowest since 1975, and in line with expectations. In the same period of 2016, the rate was 5 percent.

sharerising-101817.jpg European stocks were modestly higher on Wednesday as the dollar firmed up on speculation over next Fed Chair, China pledged to deepen economic and financial reforms, and a survey showed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's coalition is on track for a roughly two-thirds majority in Sunday's general election. The...

shareflat-101717.jpg European stocks may open higher on Wednesday as oil consolidated overnight gains and the dollar traded firm on inflation expectations and amid the buzz that U.S. President Donald Trump is leaning toward nominating Stanford University economist John Taylor to head the Federal Reserve. Brent crude futures...

Oct17-101717.jpg The following are some of the biotech stocks that made their way onto the Day's Gainers & Losers' list of October 17, 2017.

Dominos-couple-sex-101717.jpg A couple who had sex at a Domino's pizza outlet luckily escaped jail time and all the costs of the case. In February, Daniella Hirst and Craig Smith were captured on CCTV in a Domino's shop in Scarborough, UK having sex against counter while the staff worked on the other side of the counter. The...

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