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The 'Big Four' in big pharma

There are now four big pharma companies in the FTSE 100 index, but the sector has arguably never looked so diverse for investors.

Eight safe-yield shares

It has been another strong 12 months for my safe yields screen, which produced a total return of 26 per cent compared with 5 per cent from the FTSE All-Share. Eight stocks make the grade this year.

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    Segro is expanding its development arm to cater for demand for big warehouses.

  3. Clinical trials multiply at HCM

    By Harriet Russell , 28 July 2015

    China-based pharma group Hutchison China MediTech is still pouring cash into a growing number of clinical trials.

  4. Zurich Insurance mulls bid for RSA

    By Jonas Crosland , 28 July 2015

    Underperforming RSA Insurance would make a good fit for Europe's third largest non-life insurer.

  5. GKN deal excites markets

    By Daniel Liberto , 28 July 2015

    Markets react positively to GKN's acquisition of aerospace supplier Fokker, as the engineer's auto segment outperforms global car production

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