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Apple's profits up 33% in second quarter, $200bn returned to investors 27 Apr 2015 | 21:26
Apple posted a 33% increase in quarterly profits in the three months to March 28, as strong iPhone sales and colossal growth in Chinese trade continued to drive momentum from the release of the iPhone 6 in September.
US close: stocks retreat from Friday's record highs 27 Apr 2015 | 18:35
US stocks closed lower on Monday, reversing from the Nasdaq Composite and S&P 500's record highs on Friday ahead of Tuesday's Federal Reserve policy meeting.
Market overview: StanChart tops leaderboard 27 Apr 2015 | 08:49
1630:Close The yield on 10-year Greek bonds slipped by 17 basis points to 11.89% after Greece re-jigged its bailout negotiating team in response to the intense criticism of finance minister Yanis Varoufakis' bellicose stance over the weekend at the Eurogroup summit held in Riga, Latvia. StanChart led gains on the back of a positive research note out of Bank of America-Merrill Lynch ahead of the lender's next IMS, due out tomorrow. HSBC was in second place on the Footsie leaderboard after a report that the bank might spin-off its UK unit as part of a review into a possible transfer of its HQ out of the country. FTSE 100 up 33.28 points to 7,013.98.
FX round-up: Euro and sterling gain in risk-on session 27 Apr 2015 | 18:35
The single currency and sterling continued to move higher on Friday as economic data on other side of the Pond diverged and in a generally "risk-on" atmosphere.
Nick Clegg outlines "non-negotiable" education funding plan 27 Apr 2015 | 17:20
The Liberal Democrats have revealed their first ever 'red line' - a rise in education funding from £49bn to £55.3bn over the next parliament.