US President Donald Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes in 2016 and 2017 and in many years paid none at all, the New York Times reported after obtaining tax return information Trump has withheld.
Shares of Great Portland Estates surged on Monday after private equity firm KKR bought a stake in the property company.
HSBC surged on Monday after its biggest shareholder, China’s Ping An Asset Management, lifted its stake in the bank.
European stocks made a solid start to the week, rebounding from last week’s poor performance as upbeat corporate news and hopes of a Brexit deal cheered investors look for bargains.
Oil exploration, development and production company Mosman Oil and Gas updated the market on development drilling recently carried out at the Stanley Project on Monday, where it has a 16. 5% working interest.
Beauty, personal care and life sciences company InnovaDerma updated the market on Monday, reporting that its US-based PCA Group has been appointed as the exclusive distributor for all of its topical brands in North America and South America.
NQ Minerals announced on Monday that its flagship Hellyer Mine in Tasmania, Australia, has successfully increased production and processing rates up to 165 tonnes per hour, with plans being finalised to increase production further to 180 tonnes per hour, or around 1. 5 million tonnes per annum.
London stocks rose in early trade on Monday, taking their cue from solid gains in Asia after the release of encouraging Chinese data.
Specialist oncology company Incanthera reported positive data from a skin sensitisation study of its skin cancer technology ‘Sol’ on Monday.
Total announced on Monday that it has exited the Foz Do Amazonas Basin in Brazil, having agreed to transfer its equity interest in five exploration blocks located 120 kilometers offshore to Petrobras.
Profits in China's industrial sector rose for the fourth month running in August as factories continued to recover from the Covid-19 shutdown.
Discount supermarket chain Aldi said it would invest £1. 3bn in the UK over the next two as British profits full-year profits soared by 49%.
Housing provider Mears has completed its exit from domiciliary care, with the disposal of its Scotland Domiciliary Care (SDC) business, it announced on Monday.
Franco Manco owner Fulham Shore delayed the publication of its full-year results again on Monday due to the Covid-19 crisis but said it expects to report revenue growth and that the imposition of a 10pm curfew is unlikely to have an impact.
William Hill and Caesars Entertainment on Monday confirmed they were in advanced talks on a £2. 9bn cash offer for the UK bookmaker.
Daily Mirror owner Reach said first-half profits more than halved although third quarter digital advertising had shown a strong recovery.
The sale of Imperial Brands' worldwide premium cigars business has been delayed due to the Covid-19 crisis.
London open The FTSE 100 is expected to open 78 points higher on Monday, having closed up 0. 34% on Friday at 5,842. 67.
Diageo said it made a good start to the current financial year as the drinks company's US business beat expectations.
London stocks were to rise at the open on Monday following a solid session in Asia.