A potential takeover of Everton has fallen through

Everton Takeover Talks Called Off

Everton's potential sale to the Friedkin Group will not go ahead after the Premier League club failed to reach an agreement with the American investors.
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The shooting of Donald Trump has seen the odds on him being re-elected president in November jump

Stocks Wobble, Dollar Mixed As Traders Weigh Trump Shooting

Equity markets and the dollar wavered Monday as investors mulled the impact of the assassination attempt on Donald Trump, while the luxury goods sector was slammed by plunging profits at both British fashion label Burberry and Swiss watch group Swatch.
Japanese markets started higher on Friday with Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei 225 index crossing new record heights

Pound Climbs After Labour Election Win

The pound advanced Friday after Britain's centre-left Labour Party clinched an expected landslide election victory to end 14 years of right-wing Conservative rule.
While the euro has picked up against the dollar, it remains under pressure ahead of France's second round of legislative elections on Sunday

European Stocks Jump On French Election Hopes

Eurozone stock markets rallied Wednesday and the euro rose on hopes France could avoid a far-right majority in looming polls, while London also gained ground on the eve of its general election.
Economists surveyed by FactSet and Bloomberg had forecast that inflation would slow to 2.5 percent

Eurozone Inflation Eases Slightly In June

Eurozone inflation cooled in June, official data showed Tuesday but experts say it will not be enough to convince the European Central Bank to accelerate its rate-cutting cycle despite sluggish economic growth.