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FTSE 100 (^FTSE)

FTSE Index - FTSE Index Delayed price. Currency in GBP
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7,234.03+26.32 (+0.37%)
At close: 4:35PM BST
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Previous close7,207.71
Day's range7,206.26 - 7,243.85
52-week range5,525.50 - 7,243.90
Avg. volume682,331,042
  • FX Empire

    World stocks notch best day in 5 months; oil, govt bond yields up

    LONDON (Reuters) – Shares rose on Friday, buoyed by stellar corporate earnings results, but strong oil prices and stalling car sales in Europe were a reminder of headwinds for the world economy.

  • The Independent

    Travel and commodities help FTSE to strong finish to week

    The FTSE 100 closed 26.32 points, or 0.37%, higher at 7,234.03 on Friday.

  • Bloomberg

    European Stocks Rise for Best Week Since March on Earnings Boost

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