FTSE 100 boosted by company reports
- 29 July 2015
- From the section Business
(Close): Shares were ahead in London at close after another bumper series of company reports and an overnight higher close for US shares buoyed the market.
The FTSE 100 index finished up 1,16%, or 75.72 points, at 6,631 points.
High street bakery chain Greggs was up 8.53% after half-year interim results.
It also raised profit expectation for the second time in a few months.
Shares in Hikma Pharmaceuticals were up 3.71%, building on Tuesday's 11.59% gain.