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The week in review

  • Week in Review: FTSE 100 rebounds as Bank of England warns on UK economy

    27 March 2020 - The FTSE 100 rebounded from early losses on Thursday (26 March) despite the Bank of England (BoE) warning that the coronavirus could have a damaging long-term effect on the economy.

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    MRM
  • Newsround: Interest rate cut sees FTSE 100 bounce back from near 10-year low

    20 March 2020 - The FTSE 100 bounced back from a near decade low on Thursday (19 March) after the Bank of England slashed rates and pumped £200 billion of fresh quantitative easing into the financial system to protect the economy.

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    Author:
    MRM
  • Newsround: FTSE rocked by biggest one-day fall in 30 years in wake of Trump travel ban

    13 March 2020 - The FTSE 100 index of stocks suffered one of its worst ever days on Thursday losing 10.87% of its value as markets responded to the US travel ban on European countries.

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    MRM
  • Newsround: FTSE 100 suffers sharp losses as coronavirus fears spooks markets

    06 March 2020 - The FTSE 100 suffered another painful day of losses on Thursday as worries about the coronavirus outbreak once again spooked markets.

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    Author:
    MRM
  • Week in Review: Market panic over coronavirus

    28 February 2020 - Amid fears the coronavirus could have the same impact on the world economy as the financial crisis the FTSE 100 was on course for its worst weekly drop since the Eurozone debt crisis in 2011.

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  • Week in Review: Weak pound props up FTSE amid coronavirus warnings

    21 February 2020 - A mounting number of corporate warnings about the impact of China’s coronavirus outbreak put pressure on global equities.

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