Shares in London struggled through a lacklustre session today as heavy losses by British Energy weighed on the market.
Wed, 16 Aug, 2006
The FTSE 100 Index hit its highest level since mid-May today as interest rate worries which have blighted global stock markets for more than a month showed signs of easing.
Thu, 29 Jun, 2006
Upgrades for top flight stocks and bid excitement over ports and ferries firm P&O helped the FTSE 100 Index rise further above the 5700 mark today.
Thu, 26 Jan, 2006
Buyers padding out their portfolios with media and defence stocks today ensured the London market made strides during the first trading week of the new year.
Fri, 06 Jan, 2006
Signs that retailers enjoyed a better-than-expected Christmas season helped push the FTSE 100 Index to a fresh four-year high today.
Wed, 28 Dec, 2005
Relief at lower oil prices helped the FTSE 100 Index rack up its fifth consecutive session of gains today.
Mon, 23 May, 2005
The London market looked set to avoid its third consecutive session of losses today as gains by oil firms boosted momentum.
Fri, 18 Mar, 2005
The London market staged a late rally today to overcome dismay at the worst Christmas sales data for more than 20 years.
Fri, 21 Jan, 2005
Pressure from sky-high oil prices and a downbeat mood across the Atlantic conspired to send the London market further into the red today.
Tue, 12 Oct, 2004
The London market spent a second session in the red today as poor weekly jobless data in the US snuffed out hopes of an afternoon rally.
Thu, 23 Sep, 2004
A late-afternoon rally by London shares failed to lift the FTSE 100 Index back above the 4400 barrier today.
Thu, 08 Jul, 2004
Doubts about the strength of the UK economy failed to stop London shares finishing in positive territory today.
Wed, 26 May, 2004
The London market saw its recent bumpy run continue today following a negative response to full-year results from heavyweight Vodafone.
Tue, 25 May, 2004
The London stock market suffered its worst session in more than a month today as worries over US interest rates and oil prices hit confidence.
Mon, 10 May, 2004
SHARES in British mobile phone giant Vodafone fell more than 3% yesterday after the City came out against a mooted £18 billion expansion in North America.
Tue, 17 Feb, 2004
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