Brexit Boost: FTSE Tops 7,000-Point Level, Mid-Caps Hit Record High

(Reuters) – FTSE 100 index rose above the 7,000-point level for the first time since May 2015 on Tuesday while mid-caps hit an all-time high after sterling fell following Prime Minister Theresa May’s announcement of a March 2017 deadline to


Britain’s FTSE Hits 16-Month High after Brexit Date Set

LONDON, Oct 3 (Reuters) – UK shares opened higher on Monday, rising after Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May said that she would trigger the process to leave the European Union by the end of March, which put pressure on sterling.


FTSE Stocks Are At 2016 Highs Following Brexit

From Sky News:  UK stock markets – reeling only six weeks ago after the UK’s vote to leave the EU – continued their recovery in dramatic style on Friday by closing at new 2016 highs. The FTSE 100 closed the


FTSE Bounces Back After Post-Brexit Slump

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s top share index bounced back on Tuesday following two straight sessions of steep losses as insurers and banks, hit hard in the aftermath of Britain’s decision to leave the European Union, led the market higher. The

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FTSE Rebounds After Brexit Vote Slump

British shares rebounded on Tuesday led by banks and travel stocks which were the hardest hit in the two-day post-Brexit slump.


FTSE Slumps To Lowest Closing Level Since Nov 2012

Britain’s top share index fell to its lowest closing level in more than three years on Friday, hit by losses in commodity-related stocks as BHP Billiton (BLT.L) suffered a major writedown and oil fell below a key level. The blue-chip

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Britain’s Stock Market Stages Recovery, Europe Too

From Reuters: LONDON, Aug 25 (Reuters) – Britain’s top share index jumped on Tuesday, recovering some of the ground lost in the previous session when it hit multi-year lows on concerns about China’s economy. The blue-chip FTSE 100 was up 2.8

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