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FTSE 100 | 7278.27 | +24.99
FTSE 250 | 19517.30 | +79.45
Dow Jones I.A. | 22331.35 | +63.01
Xetra DAX | 12537.58 | -21.81
CAC 40 | 5231.49 | +2.17


Name Value Today Change %
FTSE 100 7278 0.34
FTSE 250 19517 0.41
FTSE 350 4046 0.36
FTSE Small Cap 5662 -0.02
FTSE All-Share 3995 0.34
FTSE Fledgling 10364 -0.02
techMARK 100 4508 0.27
FTSE AIM All-Share 994 -0.03
FTSE AIM 50 5654 -0.20
FTSE AIM 100 5036 -0.04
CAC 40 5231 0.04
Xetra DAX 12538 -0.17
AEX Index 529 -0.09
BEL 20 3965 -0.08
Dow Jones I.A. 22331 0.28
Nasdaq 100 5981 -0.11


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Top Movers

Name Price %
Stagecoach Group 167.60p +5.28
Tullow Oil 164.40p +4.65
Cairn Energy 182.90p +4.63
FDM Group (Holdings) 982.00p +3.70
Clarkson 2,860.00p +2.99
Dunelm Group 648.00p +2.94
Name Price %
Coca-Cola HBC AG (CDI) 2,532.00p -1.71
Hikma Pharmaceuticals 1,170.00p -1.93
NMC Health 2,693.00p -2.11
Provident Financial 730.00p -2.41
TBC Bank Group 1,608.00p -2.55


IAG joins fray for all or part of Air Berlin

(ShareCast News) - IAG has joined the fray for all or part of bankrupt German peer Air Berlin, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Speedy Hire's upbeat update sparks new HSS merger talk

(ShareCast News) - Speedy Hire reassured investors that its turnaround strategy was gaining traction and that full year profits will be ahead of target as services revenues rise, sparking renewed talk of a merger with embattled rival HSS.

Big supermarket's sales boosted by inflation but LADs still grabbing share

(ShareCast News) - Tesco, Sainsbury's, Asda and Morrisons all continues to grow sales in recent weeks as the supermarket industry extended its run of success as grocery price inflation continues to surge.

Reckitt Benckiser pencils in ex-Pepsi man Sinclair as chairman

(ShareCast News) - Reckitt Benckiser Group has chosen Chris Sinclair to be its next chairman after Adrian Bellamy decided he will retire from the role next year.

FDA approves Trelegy Ellipta inhaler for GlaxoSmithKline, Innoviva

(ShareCast News) - GlaxoSmithKline, alongside Innoviva, announced on Tuesday that the US Food and Drug Administration has approved once-daily, single inhaler triple therapy fluticasone furoate/umeclidinium/vilanterol under the brand name Trelegy Ellipta, for the long-term, once-daily, maintenance treatment of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

ConvaTec launches new intermittent catheter in Europe

(ShareCast News) - Medical products and technology company ConvaTec Group announced the European introduction of GentleCath Glide on Monday, which it described as an "intermittent catheter" developed to provide convenient hydrophilic catheterisation for daily users.

Ocado hit by cost comments but sales and order numbers surge

(ShareCast News) - Online grocery specialist Ocado reported a slight acceleration of growth in the third quarter of the year but comments about a short-term spike in costs hit the shares on Tuesday.

Monarch Airlines said to be seeking restructure of short-haul business

(ShareCast News) - UK carrier Monarch Airlines were said to be in the process of a radical overhaul of its business strategy as it held discussions with regulators regarding the annual extension of its tour operators licence.