Britain's FTSE 100 hits record high

Britain’s FTSE 100 hits record high

الثلاثاء 1438/4/5 هـ الموافق 2017/01/03 م واس

LONDON, Rabi’II 05, 1438, January 03, 2017, SPA — Strength in financials and commodity-related stocks continued to underpin European equity markets with Britain’s FTSE 100 starting the new year at a record high on Tuesday, Reuters reported.
The pan-European STOXX 600 index rose 0.7 percent in early deals, climbing to its highest level since December 2015.
Britain’s FTSE 100 rose 0.7 to hit a fresh record high of 7,205.21.00 points. The UK blue-chip index had been closed in the previous session for a holiday.
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