Posts Tagged ‘FTSE’

FTSE today: market report as it happened: April 19, 2011

Burberry led the blue-chips higher, with the FTSE 100 advancing 0.7pc View full post on UK Business Stories

World Stock Markets

In this world of global economy it is essential to understand what is happening in the stock markets in other parts of the world. These new financial markets may not impact us in any which way but definitely represent an opportunity o invest your money in those stock markets. The stock markets of the world are of two types one where the economy is mature and not very thriving for example the stock market on England called the FTSE or the London Stock Exchange and several other countries like the Luxembourg Stock Exchange.

2010 markets review: best and worst investments of the year

The FTSE 100 climbed 9pc in 2010. Here is a list of the best and worst-performing shares in the bluechip index over the year. View full post on UK Business Stories

Carnival cruises up on choppy day for FTSE 100

As anxieties around European debt contagion intensified, the markets sickened, with indices across the continent taking a turn for the worse. View full post on UK Business Stories

FTSE 100 miners rise as copper climbs to a two-year high

Copper prices climbed to a two-year high on Friday, pushing up London’s large-cap miners Vedanta and Eurasian. View full post on UK Business Stories

FTSE 100 shares hit by profit-taking on G20 anxieties

Having hit the dizzy heights of a six-month peak on Thursday, the benchmark index pared those gains on Friday as worries over the outcome of the G20 summit in South Korea prompted investors to cash in. View full post on UK Business Stories