Tuesday, 9 January 2018

FTSE finishes at new record

The FTSE 100 closed up 34.51 points at 7731.02, a new high for London's top index beating the previous high set on Friday of 7,724.20.

French and German markets also posted gains, while the US Dow Jones was ahead 106.6 points at 25,389.6 in early trading. Brent crude was at $68.53 a barrel and the pound was at $1.35 against the dollar.

BBC           News.