Pick of the early market news

Martin Cloake
Commuters cross bridge in London
Commuters cross bridge in London

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Massive claims and huge losses have dealt a blow to insurer Lloyds of London, which means the company is rethinking its approach, according to an interim statement this morning. Retailer JD Sports is doing better despite the cost of the recent riots, plus there's news from M&C Saatchi.