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Falls in Smith & Nephew, miners weigh on FTSE

Britain's top share index steadied on Thursday as falls among mining stocks weighed, while Smith & Nephew dropped after posting disappointing results. The blue chip FTSE 100 index was up 0.1 percent at...
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FTSE finishes 2016 in style, sets record high

Britain's blue-chip FTSE 100 index .FTSE closed 2016 at a record high level on Friday, with a blistering rally in mining stocks and a sharp fall in sterling after June's shock Brexit vote boosting the...
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FTSE boosted by rising miners, Burberry falls

British stocks climbed on Tuesday, rebounding from a fall in the previous session as rising mining companies helped outweigh a sharp drop in Burberry's shares. The blue chip FTSE 100 index was up 1 percent...
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FTSE ends slightly higher, miners lead

Britain's top shares index closed slightly higher on Wednesday, breaking a three-day losing run, as firmer mining stocks enabled the market to recover some ground. The blue-chip FTSE 100 index finished 0.12...
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FTSE poised for biggest drop since June

UK shares fell at the open, set for their biggest drop since June 27 as stocks and bonds were sold off across the world on nervousness about central bank policies. Equities dropped as bond yields rose in...