Name Price Chg.% Chg. Hour
FTSE 100 6,892.51 0.55 37.49 15:05
FTSE 250 17,203.01 0.24 40.37 15:05
FTSE All-Share 3,719.61 0.49 17.99 15:05
Euro Stoxx 50 3,722.54 1.18 43.51 15:05
S&P 500 2,082.27 1.03 21.25 15:05
Dow Jones I.A. 17,976.01 1.49 263.35 15:05
Nikkei 225 19,411.40 0.65 125.77 09:44
Gold 1,185.50 -0.86 -10.25 15:06
Brent Crude 57.87 0.00 -0.28 27 Mar
Name Price Chg.% Chg. Hour
CAC 40 5,083.54 0.98 49.48 15:05
Xetra DAX 12,051.41 1.54 183.08 15:05
IBEX 35 11,531.80 0.91 104.40 15:05
FTSE MIB Index 23,217.99 1.02 233.76 15:05
Euro Stoxx 50 3,722.54 1.18 43.51 15:05
SMI 9,174.90 1.01 91.38 15:51
PSI 20 6,021.66 0.16 9.84 15:05
BEL 20 3,754.33 1.12 41.52 15:05
Name Price Chg.% Chg. Hour
S&P 500 2,082.27 1.03 21.25 15:05
Dow Jones I.A. 17,976.01 1.49 263.35 15:05
Nasdaq 100 4,382.04 1.14 49.18 15:05
TSX Composite 14,936.25 0.84 123.83 15:05
Name Price Chg.% Chg. Hour
Hang Seng 24,855.12 1.51 368.92 10:21
Straits Times 3,454.26 0.12 4.16 13:14
Nikkei 225 19,411.40 0.65 125.77 09:44
Name Price Chg.% Chg. Hour
GBP/EUR 1.3657 -0.01 -0.0002 16:06
GBP/USD 1.4786 -0.69 -0.0103 16:06
GBP/JPY 177.4400 -0.00 -0.0056 16:06
GBP/CHF 1.4282 -0.24 -0.0035 16:06
GBP/CAD 1.8733 -0.23 -0.0044 16:06
EUR/USD 1.0825 -0.57 -0.0062 16:06
USD/JPY 119.9985 0.69 0.8235 16:06
Name Price Chg.% Chg. Hour
Gold 1,185.50 -0.86 -10.25 15:06
Silver 17.14 0.00 0.01 27 Mar
Cattle 146.72 -23.37 -0.45 12:26
Brent Crude 57.87 0.00 -0.28 27 Mar

UK consumer confidence jumped in March, GfK says, no deflation in sight

UK consumers’ spirits soared in February on the back of improved perceptions of the economy’s recent performance, the results of a widely followed survey revealed.

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FTSE 100 movers: Kingfisher surges as French acquisition falls through, miners higher

DIY retailer surged after revealing its deal to acquire French rival Mr Bricolage will not go ahead as a result of shareholder and board opposition.

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Quindell sells professional services arm to Slater & Gordon, shares surge early on

Quindell on Monday announce it is selling its professional services unit to Australian law-firm, Slater & Gordon in a deal worth £700m.

Ex-Fed chief Bernanke plans to write his own blog

Former Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke will be periodically writing a blog in which he can express his views away from the discerning eyes of the market.

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Randgold Resources hints at possible M&A amid squeeze on gold mining industry

Randgold sees potential for further growth outside its core operations, hinting at possible acquisitions in the future amid a "stressed mining sector".

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