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Friday,05 August 2022 at 15:57

The London Stock Exchange Group has set out a plan to return £750 million to its shareholders as it posted a rise in first-half profits that was boosted by its acquisition of the data business Refinitiv.
The FTSE 100 company completed its $27 billion deal for the financial information business in late January last year in a move that significantly expanded its presence in data services, a potentially lucrative area as more trading becomes electronic.
The acquisition has swelled its statutory pre-tax profits, which climbed to £803 million from £463 million a year earlier.
UK & European markets closed lower after a key U.S. jobs report showed unexpected strength in the labour market.
U.S. stocks
opened lower following a stronger-than-expected July jobs report.
Oil prices rose.

Gold prices extended losses to slide more than 1%.

At the close
FTSE 100 7,439 (-0.11%)
FTSE 250 20,051 (-0.52%)
DAX 13,573 (-0.65%)
At 16:45
Dow Jones 32,604 (-0.38%)
S&P 500 4,119 (-0.79%)
NASDAQ 12,560 (-1.26%)
Fixed Income
UK 10-YR YIELD 2.058
Exchange Rates
GBP/USD 1.205
GBP/EUR 1.186
Gold $1,773 (-0.94%)
Brent $95.67 +2.28%
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