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Sam Robson

Sam is the International Editorial Director of The Motley Fool, and joined the company in 2011 as Editor of Prior to that, his career in publishing took in all walks of life from digital art to broking, via digital photography as well as the legal and actuarial professions. His investment style leans towards a mix of high-yield and growth stocks, and inspired by the likes of Peter Lynch and Warren Buffett.

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How should investors react to a hung parliament?

The FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) lifts as sterling falls following the confirmation of a hung parliament after the 2017 General Election. More »

FTSE 100 clocks all-time closing high

The FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) closes in on its record intra-day high, too. More »

Patisserie Holdings PLC Has Its Cake… And Eats It, Too

Patisserie Holdings PLC (LON:CAKE) treats its shareholders to a positive interim statement. More »

All I Want For Christmas… Is ASOS plc!

It's hard to see ASOS plc (LON:ASC) as a company in decline. More »

Poundland Group PLC Offers Investors A Route Into The Discounters’ Growth Story

Poundland Group PLC (LON:PLND) reports strong first-half results. More »

France Weighs On Profit At Kingfisher plc

Positive UK results can't offset France's woes for Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF). More »

Friends Life Group Ltd And Aviva plc In £5.6bn Merger Talks

Aviva plc (LON:AV) and Friends Life Group Ltd (LON:FLG) discuss a tie-up. More »

Why Shares In Flybe Group PLC Nose-Dived Today

But Flybe Group PLC (LON:FLYB) sees a significantly improved performance in its UK business. More »

What You Were Buying Last Week: Tesco PLC

Three times as many investors were buying Tesco PLC (LON:TSCO)'s shares as selling within the Motley Fool's ShareDealing service. More »

CRH PLC (UK) Dips On Softer European Growth

CRH PLC (UK) (LON:CRH) results tell a tale of two continents. More »

Why Shares In Cable and Wireless Communications Plc Fell Today

Cable and Wireless Communications Plc (LON:CWC) agrees $1.85bn acquisition of Columbus International More »

Glencore PLC Defies Coal Price Slump With Increase In Production

Glencore PLC (LON:GLEN) defies industry headwinds. More »

Greene King plc Agree £773.6m Takeover Of Spirit Pub Co PLC

Greene King plc (LON:GNK) values each share of Spirit Pub Co PLC (LON:SPRT) at 115p. More »

Ryanair Holdings Plc Soars On Guidance Hike

Ryanair Holdings Plc (LON:RYA) revises its FY guidance upwards. More »

BT Group plc Lifts Interim Dividend By 15%

BT Group plc (LON:BT.A) falls on slowing broadband growth. More »

Leni Gas & Oil PLC Spuds Seventh Goudron Well

Leni Gas & Oil PLC (LON:LGO)'s sixth well is also ready for production. More »

Why Shares In Foxtons Group PLC Tanked Today

Foxtons Group PLC (LON:FOXT) tumbles by more than 19% in early trade. More »

Synergy Healthcare plc Soars 30% As STERIS Corp Bids £1bn

Synergy Healthcare plc (LON:SYR) is the subject of a $1.9bn takeover bid by STERIS Corp (NYSE:STE). More »

Why Xaar plc Crashed By More Than 30% Today

Bad news comes in threes, as Xaar plc (LON:XAR) issues its third profit warning of the year. More »