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FTSE 100 | 6899.33 | -20.09
FTSE 100 Chart
FTSE 250 | 17871.42 | +6.56
FTSE 250 Chart
Dow Jones I.A. | 18340.51 | +197.06
Dow Jones I.A. Chart
Xetra DAX | 10511.02 | +105.48
Xetra DAX Chart
CAC 40 | 4448.26 | +4.42
CAC 40 Chart


Name Value Today Change %
FTSE 100 6899 -0.29
FTSE 250 17871 0.04
FTSE 350 3812 -0.24
FTSE Small Cap 4975 -0.24
FTSE All-Share 3755 -0.24
FTSE Fledgling 8416 0.18
techMARK 100 4382 -0.24
FTSE AIM All-Share 819 -0.12
FTSE AIM 50 4641 0.10
FTSE AIM 100 3929 0.03
CAC 40 4448 0.10
Xetra DAX 10511 1.01
AEX Index 452 0.17
BEL 20 3556 0.18
Dow Jones I.A. 18341 1.09
Nasdaq 100 4885 0.98


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Top Movers

Name Price %
Entertainment One Limited 226.40p +6.24
Tullow Oil 253.10p +5.41
Bovis Homes Group 875.00p +4.67
Barratt Developments 494.30p +4.53
Persimmon 1,815.00p +4.25
Bellway 2,369.00p +3.68
Name Price %
Drax Group 305.40p -3.48
IP Group 167.80p -3.51
CMC Markets 197.00p -3.67
OneSavings Bank 253.70p -3.76
Capita 670.00p -4.01
Evraz 161.00p -5.01


Vedanta Resources promotes Arum Kumar to CFO

(ShareCast News) - FTSE 250 listed Vedanta Resources, a diversified metals miner and energy company, promoted its deputy Arun Kumar to chief financial officer.

Trans-Siberian Gold benefits from depreciation of Russian Rouble

(ShareCast News) - Trans-Siberian Gold, a Russia-based mining company, reported an increase in profits in the first half due to a fall in costs brought on by the depreciation of the Russian rouble against the US dollar.

Norish shares get a boost from interim numbers

(ShareCast News) - Norish announces its interim results for the six months to 30 June on Friday, with total revenue increasing to £15.6m, from £11.8m in the first half of 2015.

Speedy Hire sees H1 revenue and profit ahead of last year

(ShareCast News) - Tools, equipment and plant hire services company Speedy Hire said revenue and pre-tax profit for the first half are expected to be ahead of the previous year, while profit for the full-year will likely be ahead of its previous expectations.

Tullow Oil confirms it can claim for Jubilee field issue

(ShareCast News) - Tullow Oil said on Friday that it has received confirmation from its lead insurers that there is a recoverable claim with respect to the group's corporate policy for Business Interruption insurance following damage to the Jubilee turret bearing earlier this year.

IG Group to buy global news and research portal DailyFX

(ShareCast News) - IG Group has agreed to buy global news and research portal DailyFX and its associated assets from FXCM Inc. for a total consideration of $40m.

QinetiQ extends £109m MOD contract at Portsmouth test facility

(ShareCast News) - FTSE 250 defence technology company QinetiQ extended its contract with the Ministry of Defence for a over a decade, which secured 250 jobs at the Portsmouth warship integration and test facility.

Entertainment One reports in-line trading at six-month stage

(ShareCast News) - Entertainment One reported that trading had met managementīs expectations at the interim stage and that full-year financial performance would meet its own forecasts.