^FTSE - FTSE 100

FTSE Index - FTSE Index Delayed Price. Currency in GBP
7,590.60
-71.27 (-0.93%)
As of 1:40PM BST. Market open.
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Previous Close7,661.87
Open7,661.87
Volume0
Day's Range7,564.96 - 7,667.71
52 Week Range6,866.90 - 7,903.50
Avg. Volume862,393,026
  • European Markets Are Mixed Early on July 16
    Market Realist28 minutes ago

    European Markets Are Mixed Early on July 16

    The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index closed higher last week and broke the two-week losing streak. Carrying forward the strength, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on Monday. However, the FTSE 100 Index lost strength in the morning session amid the weak market sentiment.

  • TheStreet.com28 minutes ago

    Wall Street, European Stocks Edge Lower Ahead of Trump-Putin Summit in Helsinki

    Global stocks mixed, with weakness in Asia offset by solid start in Europe, as investors brace for Trump-Putin summit in Helsinki. China's economy grows 6.7% in second quarter, but weak June industrial production readings suggest second-half could see slowing. Oil dips as investors bet Libya supply will start to increase, but Norwegian strikes keep investors from extending bets.

  • European stocks slip on China growth concerns, but Deutsche Bank leaps
    MarketWatch2 hours ago

    European stocks slip on China growth concerns, but Deutsche Bank leaps

    European stocks swing lower Monday, with mining shares pulling back as Chinese economic data highlighted concern surrounding a global trade war, but bank stocks rise as Deutsche Bank AG offers a brighter outlook.

  • Pound, China data put pressure on FTSE
    Reuters3 hours ago

    Pound, China data put pressure on FTSE

    By Kit Rees LONDON (Reuters) - The UK's top share index retreated on Monday as a stronger pound weighed while soft China data hit miners amid persistent worries over global trade. Britain's blue chip FTSE ...

  • FTSE 100 heads toward first fall in 3 sessions as miners decline
    MarketWatch4 hours ago

    FTSE 100 heads toward first fall in 3 sessions as miners decline

    U.K. stocks tilted lower Monday, with mining shares struggling after data showed economic growth slowed modestly in China, putting the London benchmark at risk for its first loss in three sessions.

  • Reuters6 hours ago

    GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares down on slowing China growth, trade war

    Asian shares fell on Monday, brushing off a firmer Wall Street lead, as data showed China's economy and factory production growth slowing, compounding wider fears about Beijing's worsening trade war with Washington. China's economy grew 6.7 percent in the second quarter of 2018, cooling from the 6.8 percent growth registered in each of the previous three quarters. While the GDP figures were in line with market expectations, the new data also showed slower-than-expected growth in China's industrial output, pointing to slowing momentum and prompting some analysts to call for stronger government measures to support growth.

  • How Mining Tycoons Are Trying to Foil a Big U.K. Bribery Probe
    Bloomberg9 hours ago

    How Mining Tycoons Are Trying to Foil a Big U.K. Bribery Probe

    Since the U.K.’s Serious Fraud Office started investigating ENRC in 2013, Alexander Machkevitch, Alijan Ibragimov, and Patokh Chodiev—often dubbed the Trio—have gone to great lengths to unwind ties to the City of London. Within months, the oligarchs from the former Soviet Union had delisted ENRC’s stock after suggestions of widespread corruption sent it crashing out of the FTSE 100.

  • FTSE off highs as sterling boost softens
    Reuters3 days ago

    FTSE off highs as sterling boost softens

    Britain's top share index ended off earlier highs on Friday, as the pound recovered after Donald Trump said he looked forward to finalising a post-Brexit trade deal with Britain. The U.S. President's remarks curbed gains for the FTSE to 0.1 percent. The index, which is heavy on companies with foreign currency revenues, was earlier up as much as 0.8 percent after a Trump interview that appeared to dismiss hopes of a U.S.-British trade deal, depressing the pound.

  • European stocks book small gains as focus turns to earnings
    MarketWatch3 days ago

    European stocks book small gains as focus turns to earnings

    European stocks end slightly higher on Friday, extending their weekly gains as concerns over a potential global trade war remained on the back burner and investors instead focused on a raft of prominent bank earnings out of the U.S.

  • FTSE 100 pares gain as Trump backtracks on Brexit criticism
    MarketWatch3 days ago

    FTSE 100 pares gain as Trump backtracks on Brexit criticism

    U.K. stocks pare their gains into the close on Friday as the pound swung higher after U.S. President Donald Trump backtracked on his criticism of Theresa May’s Brexit plans and said a U.S.-U.K. trade deal is still possible.

  • European Markets Are Stable Early on July 13
    Market Realist3 days ago

    European Markets Are Stable Early on July 13

    The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index regained strength on Thursday and rebounded from one-week low price levels. Carrying forward the strength, the FTSE 100 Index opened the day higher on Friday and was trading with strength at four-week high price levels in the morning session.

  • CNBC3 days ago

    European markets edge higher amid global trade fears; Altran tanks 25%

    European stocks were slightly higher Friday morning, tracking overnight gains on Wall Street amid elevated expectations of strong U.S. earnings.

  • Asian shares mostly higher; Japan's Nikkei up on weak yen
    Associated Press3 days ago

    Asian shares mostly higher; Japan's Nikkei up on weak yen

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian shares are mostly higher, rebounding from jitters over the U.S.-China trade disputes for a second straight day.

  • Barrons.com4 days ago

    [$$] U.K. Utilities No Haven From Brexit Turmoil

    A Brexit-bound United Kingdom endured another political storm during the past week, leading investors to fret about the possibility of another election. Strategists view one stock sector as particularly at risk if the current U.K. government can’t ride out the rough seas: utilities. American investors generally view such equities as a haven, but they’re not necessarily seen that way across the pond.

  • U.K. stocks log fifth win in past 6 sessions as Brexit blueprint takes focus
    MarketWatch4 days ago

    U.K. stocks log fifth win in past 6 sessions as Brexit blueprint takes focus

    U.K. stocks finish in the green Thursday, rebounding from its worst loss in more than two weeks, with Sky shares leading the charge as the bidding war for the broadcaster intensified.

  • European stocks rebound to end firmly higher, a day after trade-driven selloff
    MarketWatch4 days ago

    European stocks rebound to end firmly higher, a day after trade-driven selloff

    European stock markets finish solidly higher Thursday, recovering a portion of the losses accumulated after the prior day’s selloff that came amid heightened concerns of a global trade war.

  • Stocks - Wall Street Rallies as Investors Look to Earnings
    Investing.com4 days ago

    Stocks - Wall Street Rallies as Investors Look to Earnings

    The S&P 500 gained 9 points, or 0.33%, to 2,783.10 as of 9:46 AM ET (13:46 GMT), while the Dow increased 139 points, or 0.56%, to 24,839.64 and the tech-heavy NASDAQ Composite was up 35 points, or 0.46%, to 7,751.87.

  • FTSE 100 recovers, driven by defensives, as trade nerves ebb
    Reuters4 days ago

    FTSE 100 recovers, driven by defensives, as trade nerves ebb

    By Helen Reid LONDON (Reuters) - British shares bounced back on Thursday, driven by financial and consumer stocks, as investor worries eased and another bid for pay-TV firm Sky boosted its stock. The FTSE ...

  • Stocks- U.S. Futures Higher as Investors Look to NATO Summit
    Investing.com4 days ago

    Stocks- U.S. Futures Higher as Investors Look to NATO Summit

    Investing.com – U.S. futures rose on Thursday, as the NATO summit in Brussels was in focus and U.S. President Donald Trump spoke in favor of the alliance.The S&P 500 futures rose 15 points or 0.54% to 2,789.00 as of 6:47 AM ET (10:47 GMT) while Dow futures increased 177 points or 0.72% to 24,866.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures gained 34 points or 0.47% to 7,287.75.Trump said the U.S. is committed to NATO, as he participates in the last day of the NATO summit in Brussels.“I believe in NATO,” Trump said at a news conference on Thursday morning. ...

  • Stocks Bolt Higher As Trade War Worries Ease; CA Scores Breakaway Gap
    Investor's Business Daily4 days ago

    Stocks Bolt Higher As Trade War Worries Ease; CA Scores Breakaway Gap

    Stocks were off to a strong start Thursday, as the tone improved in U.S. trade war and NATO rhetoric. Airlines rallied on Delta Air earnings. CA spiked on takeover news.

  • European Markets Regained Stability on July 12
    Market Realist4 days ago

    European Markets Regained Stability on July 12

    The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index pulled back on Wednesday and broke the four-day gaining streak. However, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on July 12 and was trading with strength in the morning session.

  • Top 5 Things To Know In The Market On Thursday
    Investing.com4 days ago

    Top 5 Things To Know In The Market On Thursday

    Investing.com - Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Wednesday, July 12:

  • Oil Prices Drop Back into the June Price Range while USD Strengthens, Global Stocks Recover
    FX Empire4 days ago

    Oil Prices Drop Back into the June Price Range while USD Strengthens, Global Stocks Recover

    The WTI Oil price fell from $72.98 to $68.68 yesterday despite the inventories data showing a draw of -12.6M barrels which is the biggest since September 2016. Global stocks recover as investors continue to watch trade war developments.

  • The Wall Street Journal4 days ago

    WSJ City: Trump's Call to Double Defense Spending Creates Tense NATO Summit, Battle for Sky Heats Up with New Comcast Bid

    WSJ City is the app that delivers concise, smart news on business and finance for mobile. pressed allies to double their military spending target to 4% of GDP, while questioning NATO’s value and bashing Germany for supporting a gas deal with Russia. The president's remarks created a strained summit, dashing the hopes of diplomats and some US officials for a meeting that would showcase trans-Atlantic unity.

  • Trump backs down on Brexit plan criticism
    Yahoo Finance Video3 days ago

    Trump backs down on Brexit plan criticism

    President Trump met British Prime Minister Theresa May and now says Brexit can happen any way the UK wants. That’s after criticizing the Brexit plan in a newspaper interview. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Rick Newman and Ethan Wolff-Mann discuss.