The FTSE 100 matched global stock markets and rose sharply as bullish investors piled back into equity markets after concerns of a British exit from the European Union eased over the weekend.
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Markets suffered further falls today after Greece failed to patch together a coalition government, triggering another election next month.
Tue, 15 May, 2012
An upbeat note from Goldman Sachs boosted the banking sector today and helped limit losses for London’s leading shares index.
Fri, 02 Mar, 2012
BRITISH stocks climbed for the fifth day in six amid speculation the US Federal Reserve may announce more stimulus measures to help drive the world’s largest economy.
Wed, 21 Sep, 2011
London’s FTSE 100 Index made more gains on hopes this week may have seen the start of a solution to the eurozone’s debt worries.
Fri, 22 Jul, 2011
The London market continued its grim week today after worse than expected results from Lloyds Banking Group sparked losses for financial stocks.
Thu, 05 May, 2011
An improved outlook on the crisis in Libya and a raft of positive blue-chip updates saw the FTSE 100 Index break back through the 6000 barrier today.
Thu, 03 Mar, 2011
The London market pushed ahead today as traders expected more positive employment figures from the US and seized on reports of a mooted peace deal for Libya.
World markets staged a bounce back today as oil prices steadied and offset disappointing economic data in the UK and US.
Fri, 25 Feb, 2011
Libya’s ongoing crisis sent the London market into the red today as oil prices continued to surge.
Tue, 22 Feb, 2011
The London market struggled to make progress today as eurozone debt concerns weighed on the minds of investors.
Mon, 14 Feb, 2011
The escalating political unrest in Egypt took its toll on global markets today as oil prices pushed higher and shares in the travel sector slumped.
Mon, 31 Jan, 2011
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