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FTSE Dips Following Greek Concerns

News - Friday, April 17, 2015

The FTSE 100 slipped on Thursday, dragged down by continuing concerns about the financial situation in Greece. The dip was followed by some optimism in the early hours of trading on Friday, however.

FTSE Gains on Retail Rally

News - Thursday, April 16, 2015

The FTSE 100 gained 0.3 percent on Wednesday, closing at 7096.78. The index was led upwards by a rally in the retail sector, with the top performer of the day being Sports Direct International, who gained 3.8 percent.

FTSE Gains but Aberdeen Asset Management Slips

News - Thursday, April 16, 2015

The FTSE 100 staged a small rally on Tuesday, ahead of UK inflation figures, but Aberdeen Asset Management’s share price slipped significantly following a broker downgrade.

Tesco Slips as FTSE Retreats From Record High

News - Thursday, April 16, 2015

The FTSE 100 slipped back from record highs on Tuesday, with Tesco being one of the poorest performers of the day.

FTSE Ends the Week on a Record High

News - Thursday, April 16, 2015

The FTSE 100 closed at a new record high on Friday, ending the day up by 1.1%, at 7,090 points, after hitting an intraday high of 7,095.

Burberry Profits in FTSE Rally

News - Thursday, April 16, 2015

Luxury clothing and fashion retailer Burberry was one of the top performers in the FTSE 100 on Thursday, profiting from a poor trading update from one of its smaller rivals, and some lingering takeover speculation.

Energy Shares Dominate FTSE

News - Thursday, April 16, 2015

Oil and gas stocks performed well soon Wednesday,dominating the FTSE 100 while the wider index struggled. The oil and gas industry was boosted by news of a $70 billion bid for BG Group placed by Royal Dutch Shell.

BG Leading FTSE 100 Gainers

News - Thursday, April 16, 2015

BG Group was the top performer in the FTSE 100 on Tuesday, as the market rallied by almost two percent following the Easter holiday.

FTSE Gains Ahead of Easter Break

News - Thursday, April 16, 2015

The FTSE 100 closed up by 23.96 points in the run-up to the four-day Easter holiday. The UK’s leading index staged the rally as investors focused on Iran nuclear talks and the ongoing Greek debt negotiations.

Marks & Spencer Sees Growing Clothing Sales

News - Thursday, April 16, 2015

For the first time in four years, UK high street retailer Marks and Spencer has seen clothing sales increase for the first time in four years. The company has seen its like-for-like sales for general merchandise climb by 0.7 percent over the 12 weeks leading up to the 28th March.

Where Next for the FTSE 100?

News - Thursday, April 16, 2015

The FTSE 100 hit an all-time high last month, but since then it has shed around 200 points, dropping down to 6,850. The fall in the value of the index demonstrates quite clearly how fickle the sentiment of investors can be, and has left many analysts questioning the future of the index.

FTSE Makes Modest Recovery

News - Tuesday, March 31, 2015

The FTSE 100 made a modest recovery on Monday, gaining 0.53%, to close at 6,891.43 points. The index was boosted by improvements in mining stocks.

FTSE Dragged Down By Mining Shares

News - Monday, March 30, 2015

Shares in mining firms contributed to a significant fall in the fTSE 100 as iron ore prices dropped because of concerns of over-supply.

FTSE Falls Following Airstrike News

News - Friday, March 27, 2015

The FTSE 100 slipped by 1.4 percent following an increase in oil prices which was caused by news of airstrikes in Yemen. The strikes were carried out against rebel targets by Saudi Arabia, and caused the price of brent crude futures to rise by more than $2, up to $58.80 a barrel.

FTSE Sheds 0.4 Percent

News - Thursday, March 26, 2015

The FTSE 100 slipped by 0.4 percent on Wednesday following falls by Barclays and ARM. The UK's leading index slipped down below the 7,000 level, retreating from the intraday all-time high that it had set the previous day.

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