Name Price Chg.% Chg. Hour
FTSE 100 6,773.04 -1.72 -118.39 31 Mar
FTSE 250 17,090.64 -0.68 -117.46 31 Mar
FTSE All-Share 3,663.58 -1.50 -55.85 31 Mar
Euro Stoxx 50 3,697.38 -0.82 -30.42 31 Mar
S&P 500 2,067.89 -0.88 -18.35 01:32
Dow Jones I.A. 17,776.12 -1.11 -200.19 31 Mar
Nikkei 225 19,033.80 -0.90 -173.19 01:55
Gold 1,187.00 0.13 1.50 31 Mar
Brent Crude 55.19 -1.67 -0.94 31 Mar
Name Price Chg.% Chg. Hour
CAC 40 5,033.64 -0.98 -49.88 31 Mar
Xetra DAX 11,966.17 -0.99 -119.84 31 Mar
IBEX 35 11,521.10 -0.07 -8.00 31 Mar
FTSE MIB Index 23,157.12 -0.44 -103.45 31 Mar
Euro Stoxx 50 3,697.38 -0.82 -30.42 31 Mar
SMI 9,128.98 -0.80 -73.20 31 Mar
PSI 20 5,968.53 -0.79 -47.26 31 Mar
BEL 20 3,725.82 -0.99 -37.08 31 Mar
Name Price Chg.% Chg. Hour
S&P 500 2,067.89 -0.88 -18.35 01:32
Dow Jones I.A. 17,776.12 -1.11 -200.19 31 Mar
Nasdaq 100 4,333.69 -1.12 -49.13 31 Mar
TSX Composite 14,902.44 -0.04 -5.95 31 Mar
Name Price Chg.% Chg. Hour
Hang Seng 24,900.89 0.18 45.77 31 Mar
Straits Times 3,447.01 -0.21 -7.25 31 Mar
Nikkei 225 19,033.80 -0.90 -173.19 01:55
Name Price Chg.% Chg. Hour
GBP/EUR 1.3798 -0.06 -0.0008 02:57
GBP/USD 1.4826 -0.00 -0.0001 02:58
GBP/JPY 177.5588 -0.28 -0.4926 02:58
GBP/CHF 1.4396 -0.10 -0.0015 02:58
GBP/CAD 1.8816 0.11 0.0020 02:58
EUR/USD 1.0744 0.03 0.0003 02:58
USD/JPY 119.7655 -0.26 -0.3095 02:58
Name Price Chg.% Chg. Hour
Gold 1,187.00 0.13 1.50 31 Mar
Silver 16.60 -0.30 -0.05 31 Mar
Cattle 183.69 25.20 0.37 31 Mar
Brent Crude 55.19 -1.67 -0.94 31 Mar

London close: FTSE sinks 1.7% on profit-taking ahead of quarter-end

Sharp falls from mining and tobacco stocks sent the FTSE 100 to its lowest close in two and a half weeks as investors used some weak economic data as an excuse to take profits.

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Deutsche Bank rating slashed to 'neutral' by rival Credit Suisse

German banking giant Deutsche Bank had its rating downgraded to ?neutral? from ?outperform? by Credit Suisse.

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Rose Petroleum shares plunge as company abandons conventional target in Utah project

Shares in Rose Petroleum plummeted on Tuesday, after the oil and gas explorer said that attempts to tap the deeper reserves...

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Sector movers: Tobacco, oil & gas and mining drag FTSE 100 into the red

Tobacco, oil & gas and mining stocks knocked the FTSE 100 down on a day of few positives over the course of Tuesday's...

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US consumer confidence recovers in March, think-tank reveals

US consumers’ confidence improved in February to its second highest level in seven and a half years, according to a think-tank.

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