FTSE 100 resisted the ‘Coming Home’ euphoria just after England’s win about Germany, as an alternative concentrating on more routine troubles this sort of as Friday’s US work opportunities knowledge. London’s blue-chip index dropped 13 to 7,074.

Dixons Carphone profits have been held afloat previous calendar year by a boom in desktops online games and laptops. Revenues rose two% even nevertheless shops have been shut in the course of lockdown as on the internet electrical profits jumped by more than 100%.

() has halted all mining and smelting functions at its Richards Bay Minerals facility in South Africa because of to an escalation in the safety predicament at the website. Nico Swart, the site’s common manager, was killed in an ambush in Might on his way to perform.

Criminals have stolen £27bn from the British isles government’s Covid-19 enterprise assist mortgage scheme, MPs have claimed. Amongst 35-sixty% of loans may well not be repaid since of fraud or credit troubles, the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) reported in a report.

Amid the compact caps, Europa Oil & Gasoline PLC () will perform with Causeway Geothermal to analyse the West Firsby oilfield. The pair will check out whether it can be transformed to geothermal power creation.

() expects to make major revenues in the next 6 months many thanks to partnership discounts. The esports crew organisation reckons it will access a 1mln subscribed fanbase.

() is trading in line with anticipations. The current acquisitions, Businesswise Alternatives and Basic Strength Administration, are bedding into the consultancy group effectively.