FTSE 100 Index

The Financial Times Stock Exchange 100 Index, also called the FTSE 100 Index, FTSE 100, FTSE, or, informally, the "Footsie", is a share index of the 100 companies listed on the London Stock Exchange with the highest market capitalisation. It is seen as a gauge of prosperity for businesses regulated by UK company law. The index is maintained by the FTSE Group, a subsidiary of the London Stock Exchange Group.

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Miners, banks weigh on FTSE 100; Tullow Oil plunges - Investing.com India

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UK shares ride Sino-U.S. trade high; election result watched

The FTSE 100 (FTSE) rose 1%, driven by a 3% jump in HSBC (L:HSBA) and gains in miners and oil stocks...

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FTSE LIVE: Britons head to the polls as the pound edges up

The FTSE-100 closed up 57.22 points at 7273.47 and the pound was at $1.31 against the dollar....

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UPDATE 4-UK Plc shares hail Johnson's storming election victory

*FTSE 100 up 1.1%, FTSE 250 jumps 3.3%. LONDON, Dec 13- UK shares focused on the domestic economy surged on Friday after Prime Minister ...

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Builders,utilities and banks lead Boris bounce

As the pound rose sharply against both the euro and the dollar, stocks in companies which have been held back by political turmoil over Brexit and the...

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Banks, housebuilders and telecoms giants see their share prices jump

Early this morning, the FTSE 100 index was already up 1.45 per cent or 105.58 points to 7,739 while...

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2 FTSE 100 dividend stocks I like for 2020

Dividend stocks like GlaxoSmithKline plc (LON: GSK) and Aviva plc (LON:AV) are my top picks for 2020.

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Forget a FTSE 100 tracker. My top 2019 stock tips have generated gains of 107%, 65%, and 58%

Some of these 2019 stock tips beat the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) by a wide margin.

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ALEX BRUMMER: Tories' victory lifts the FTSE gloom

The market euphoria which lifted the pound and shares in the FTSE 100 and UK-focused FTSE 250 is...

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Dividend Alert: I Reckon This FTSE 100 Dividend Bargain Could Soar Next Week

As a holder of Ashtead Group stock myself I’m excited to see what the FTSE 100 firm will have to say...

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UPDATE 2-UK shares weaken, Tullow loses half its market cap

London's exporter-heavy FTSE 100 inched lower on Monday as oil majors and Asia-exposed financials fell on China growth worries and as the pound strengthened ...

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UPDATE 1-FTSE 100 steadies on Tesco support; Tullow Oil plunges - Investing.com India

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Forget a cash ISA! I’d invest in these 3 FTSE 100 shares to double my State Pension

Why I’d aim to compound my money with these 3 great stocks.

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Market report: Hire firm Ashtead hit by US slowdown

Equipment hire company Ashtead was the biggest faller on the FTSE 100 on Tuesday after warning of a slowdown at its dominant US business. Updating on...

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Europe rebounds off its lows

Heading into the close, the FTSE 100 is down 17 points, while US markets move higher on positive trade news. Hopes of a trade deal have, yet again,...

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Best FTSE 100 Stock of 2019 is Close to Peaking, Analysts Say

U.K. sneaker seller JD Sports Fashion Plc, the biggest gainer in the FTSE 100 Index in 2019, isn’t...

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Interview: Miles Roberts, DS Smith - the packaging boss who fears if Brexit is done it still won’t...

It was with a sense of dread that I headed out for lunch with the boss of a FTSE-100 packaging...

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Pound climbs to six-month high, leaving FTSE 100 to sit out a global equity rally

Sterling climbs on Wednesday, a move that hampered the FTSE 100’s ability to capitalize on renewed...

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BP is JPMorgan’s top Europe oil pick as FTSE 100 rallies

It separately upgraded Equinor EQNR, +0.06% to overweight but downgraded OMV OMV, +0.39% to neutral....

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UPDATE 2-FTSE 100 enjoys best day since July

Banks and miners propelled London's FTSE 100 to its best day in more than four months on Friday as optimism around the Sino-U.S. trade talks rose, but recent ...

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Two FTSE 100 dividend stocks I’d buy before Christmas

Rupert Hargreaves highlights two FTSE 100 companies he thinks could be set for significant gains in...

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No pension at 50! These 2 FTSE 100 income stocks can still help you retire rich

These two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) income heroes could power you to a comfortable retirement, says...

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UPDATE 1-FTSE 100 rebounds; rocky trade talks batters index - Investing.com India

London's FTSE 100 was propelled higher by banks and miners on Friday as optimism around the...

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This is how much £1k invested in a FTSE 100 tracker 5 years ago would be worth now

FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) trackers are very popular. But are they good investments?

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Forget Cash ISA rates, here’s how I’d get 8% from FTSE 100 dividends

FTSE 100 dividend stocks are a much better income investment that Cash ISAs in today's low interest...

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Compass drop weighs on FTSE, trade hopes cushion fall - Reuters

The main index .FTSE gave up 0.1%, with Compass (CPG.L) tracking its worst day since July 2014,...

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UPDATE 1-Compass drop weighs on FTSE, trade hopes cushion fall

London's FTSE 100 edged lower on Tuesday as a near 7% slide in catering firm Compass Group offset gains in miners, that rose on hopes of a resolution to ...

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Forget the National Lottery! I’d stock up on these high-yieldingFTSE 100 dividend stocks!

With the extremely slim odds of winning the National Lottery, here are two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) picks that could earn you more.

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What to Watch: Caterer Compass dives, Pets at Home pops, and Topps Tiles hit by election

Here are the top business, market, and economic stories you should be watching today in the UK,...

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Compass drop weighs on FTSE, trade hopes soften blow

London's main index edged lower on Tuesday as a near 7% slide in catering firm Compass Group offset gains in miners that were driven by hopes of a resolution to the U.S.-China trade dispute.

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Compass pretax profit falls, while organic growth rises above target

Compass Group PLC on Tuesday reported a 3.3% fall in pretax profit for fiscal 2019 and said that it delivered full-year growth of 6.4%, ahead of its target range of 4%-6%. The FTSE& ...

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National Grid sparks £1.6bn pensions deal with L&G

National Grid, the FTSE-100 utility, will unveil a further step in its efforts to reduce its vast pension liabilities this week when it strikes a £1.6bn...

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Investing £10k in index funds vs FTSE 100 stocks

I think diversification is the key to a lower risk financial portfolio.

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UPDATE 2-Recharged trade hopes boost FTSE, mid-caps hit 15-month high

*FTSE 100 up 1%, FTSE 250 up 1.1%. Nov 25- Britain's FTSE 100 rose on Monday on renewed hopes an ...

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Nationalize this: Britain’s power giants move off grid over Labour plans

National Grid and SSE SSE, +1.56% which are listed in the FTSE-100 and together own the UK’s gas and...

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Basking in the glow of a luxury-goods deal, Burberry boosts London stocks

-China trade-deal and deal news for the luxury-goods sector that lifted Burberry Group PLC. The FTSE...

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UPDATE 1-Revitalised trade hopes, Burberry jump boost FTSE 100

Britain's FTSE 100 advanced further on Monday as investors were hopeful of some progress to end the prolonged U.S.-China trade war and luxury brand Burberry ...

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UPDATE 2-FTSE enjoys best day since July; mid-caps gain for 4th week

London's FTSE 100 surged more than 1% on Friday after two days of selling, as investors turned cautiously optimistic about a Sino-U.S. trade deal and exporter ...

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The Dow Jones Is Rising, Uber Is Falling and Tesla Is Gaining

There is a lot of premarket activity to start the shortened holiday trading week. Tesla, Uber, and Tiffany shares are all moving, among others. For starters, oversees equity markets are higher ...

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The 5 highest-yielding FTSE 100 shares I’d buy today

Roland Head explains why he thinks these unloved FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) dividend stocks deserve a buy rating.

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Who cares about Lloyds’ dividends?! I’d rather buy this FTSE 250 stock’s bigger 10% yields

Forget about FTSE 100 bank Lloyds, I say! This income hero is a much better buy for your ISA, says...

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UPDATE 1-UK shares firm on trade-driven optimism

London's FTSE 100 jumped over 1% on Friday and recouped almost all losses from the past two sessions, as investors turned cautiously optimistic about a...

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FTSE 100 sees biggest jump since July as weak data results knock pound

London’s main stock index was headed for its best one-day gain since the summer after downbeat...

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Here’s my FTSE 100 price forecast for 2020. What does it mean for your ISA allocation?

In my opinion, 2020 could offer good returns for the FTSE 100, supported by domestic and...

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FTSE 100 pushes higher as China extends olive branch in trade talks – live updates

Business confidence in Germany has edged up slightly after the country avoided falling into a...

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FTSE 100 gains on positive trade comments, IAG rises

FTSE 100 gains on positive trade comments, IAG rises

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Revitalised trade hopes, Burberry jump boost FTSE 100 - Reuters

The FTSE 100 .FTSE added 0.7% with miners .FTNMX1770 and Asia-focused HSBC (HSBA.L) providing the...

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Kingfisher pulls FTSE lower, trade view still murky

*FTSE 100 down 0.7%, FTSE 250 down 0.5%. Nov 20- London's FTSE 100 slipped into the red on Wednesday ...

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Trade worries push European shares to worst day in three weeks - Reuters

The pan-European STOXX 600 slipped 0.4%, with London's FTSE 100 .FTSE leading declines among most...

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UPDATE 1-FTSE inches lower as 3i drop offsets Burberry surge

London's FTSE 100 edged lower on Thursday, as a 6% drop in private equity company 3i and a handful of stocks trading ex-dividend overshadowed an earnings-driven ...

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Forget a Cash ISA! I’d buy these 2 FTSE 100 dividend shares today to make a passive income

I think these two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) shares could offer improving income prospects over the...

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UK midcaps at highest since September

The FTSE 100 (FTSE) was little changed by 0920 GMT, after its worst weekly performance in four. The midcap bourse (FTMC) outshone, rising ...

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‘Make do and mend’ is unlikely to revive Kingfisher’s languishing share price

The 7pc share price plunge says it all. The biggest faller in the FTSE 100 yesterday was B&Q owner...

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CEO exodus hits record as BHP boss jumps ship

The number of bosses leaving the FTSE 100 reached a record on Thursday after BHP BHP, +0.22% announced chief executive Andrew Mackenzie will leave after...

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UPDATE 1-FTSE slips 1% on bleak trade view; Kingfisher falls

*FTSE 100 down 1%, FTSE 250 down 0.5%. The FTSE 100 lost 1%, as trade concerns weighed on Asia- ...

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Markets fall as Trump threatens China tariff hike

The FTSE 100 closed the day down 0.84% to 7,262.49.

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3 FTSE 100 dividend stocks I like that pay more than Lloyds Bank does

Lloyds Bank (LON: LLOY) shares yield 5.6%. But these three FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) stocks yield...

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London stocks slip as commodity-related stocks, banks weigh

The FTSE 100 was headed for a weekly gain of just over 1%, but stocks in London eased along with...

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UPDATE 2-FTSE rebounds on new hopes of U.S.-China trade resolution

Renewed hopes of a U.S.-China trade resolution and a more than 3% rise in shares of telecom giant Vodafone helped London stocks bounce back on Tuesday after falls that tracked a downbeat global ...

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Top UK firms risk missing gender target unless 50% of new hires are women

Britain's biggest listed companies will miss an official gender equality target unless one in every two senior hires in the next year are women, according to a study published on Wednesday.

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European stocks drop amid disappointment over Trump trade comments

The German DAX DAX, -0.78% dropped 0.9% to 13160.76, the French CAC 40 PX1, -0.47% dropped 0.6% to...

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Forget buy-to-let! I’d buy these FTSE 100 dividend shares today to make a passive income

I think these two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) shares could offer better returns than buy-to-let.

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UPDATE 1-UK shares dip as Trump fails to soothe trade nerves

UK stocks retreated on Wednesday as traders grew weary of mixed signals from U.S. President Donald...

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Why I’d ditch gold and buy FTSE 100 shares right now

I think that the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) offers superior long-term growth opportunities compared to gold.

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This FTSE 100 dividend share offers 11.5%! Why it’s no bargain and the better buy I’d get rich with...

Picking the wrong FTSE 100 dividend share will punish your portfolio. I'd pass on an illusory 11.5%...

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Why I’d buy these 2 FTSE 100 shares today to boost my State Pension and retire early

I think these two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) shares offer good value for money and could improve your...

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Named and shamed: The two FTSE 350 firms that have no women on the board... and the 39 with one...

Severn Trent chief exec, Liv Garfield, pictured, is one of just six female FTSE 100 bosses. Two...

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