Sat, 14 Jan, 2017
British housebuilder Taylor Wimpey today said housing market conditions have remained robust despite the continued drought in mortgage lending.
Mon, 07 Nov, 2011
British housebuilders stormed ahead today after Taylor Wimpey cheered sentiment with an upbeat assessment of the UK property market.
Fri, 19 Jun, 2009
Shares in UK housebuilders took a fresh hit today after traders reported the sale of seven million shares in leading firm Barratt Developments.
Tue, 27 May, 2008
A luke-warm response to the Bank of England’s £50bn (€62.4) bail-out for the banking sector left the London market treading water today.
Mon, 21 Apr, 2008
The UK’s biggest housebuilder today warned of worsening market conditions as buyers are squeezed out by dearer mortgage deals.
Thu, 17 Apr, 2008
Housebuilding shares continued their rebound today as traders eyed value in the sector after yesterday’s quarter point cut in interest rates.
Fri, 07 Dec, 2007
Retail-to-broadband firm Carphone Warehouse today looked set to make its debut in the FTSE 100 Index of blue chip companies when the latest reshuffle takes place later this month.
Tue, 11 Sep, 2007
London’s blue-chips struggled to make headway today as banking and mining stocks weighed on the market.
Wed, 27 Jun, 2007
British housebuilding giants Taylor Woodrow and George Wimpey warned today they expected “less buoyant” market conditions over the rest of this year.
A surge in shares in Alliance Boots fuelled an advance for the London market today as investors jumped on the stock after a bidding war for the pharmacy and retail giant erupted in the City.
Fri, 20 Apr, 2007
Property stocks added some strength to the London market today after news of further consolidation in the housing sector buoyed shares.
Mon, 26 Mar, 2007
UK housebuilders George Wimpey and Taylor Woodrow are understood to be in talks over a £5bn (€7.4bn) merger in a deal that would catapult the new group into the FTSE 100 Index, reports reveal today.
Sun, 25 Mar, 2007
British housebuilder George Wimpey took the shine off an otherwise strong performance in the UK today by warning that it faced “very poor” conditions in the United States.
Wed, 20 Dec, 2006
UK housebuilder George Wimpey detailed the problems facing its US business today as it revealed a 35% fall in the value of its order book there.
Wed, 11 Oct, 2006
Following Tullow Oil’s announcement made yesterday that David Williams has been appointed a non-executive director, the company has made the necessary declarations to the stock exchange.
Thu, 01 Jun, 2006
George Wimpey Plc, Britain’s biggest homebuilder by revenue, said profit in the first half increased 29% as the company expanded US output and benefited from rising house prices.
Thu, 29 Jul, 2004
British housebuilder George Wimpey soothed nerves over the impact of higher interest rates today as it unveiled a 29% rise in half-year profits to £158.5m (€239m).
Wed, 28 Jul, 2004
Wimpey has stated that higher interest rates are slowing down the rate of house price inflation.
Wed, 30 Jun, 2004
George Wimpey Plc, Britain’s biggest homebuilder, said first-quarter revenue increased, buoyed by rising demand for its houses in Britain and the US.
Sat, 03 Apr, 2004
Abbey National and Friends Provident took starring roles on the London market today after both impressed with half-year updates.
Wed, 30 Jul, 2003
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