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Share Prices

Markets

UK markets
UK markets % change Value
Change
+0.36%
7357.34
+26.22
+0.14%
20529.39
+28.94
Europe markets
Europe markets % change Value
Change
+0.83%
547.60
+4.53
+1.05%
5450.36
+56.62
+0.92%
12331.69
+112.67
+1.07%
3404.52
+35.96
+1.25%
9604.80
+118.50
US markets
US markets % change Value
Change
0.00%
26405.76
0.00
0.00%
7950.04
0.00
0.00%
2907.95
0.00
Asia markets
Asia markets % change Value
Change
-0.45%
37121.22
-169.45
+0.26%
27477.67
+70.30
+0.01%
23674.93
+2.41
As of 13:18 20 Sep 2018

Currencies

GBP
% change One £ buys
Change
GBP against Euro
+0.23%
€1.1287
+0.0030
GBP against Yen
+0.87%
¥148.9050
+1.2900
GBP against USD
+0.98%
$1.3274
+0.0129
USD
% change One $ buys
Change
USD against Euro
-0.77%
€0.8500
-0.0070
USD against GBP
-1.00%
£0.7532
-0.0080
USD against Yen
-0.11%
¥112.1600
-0.1250
Euro
% change One € buys
Change
Euro against GBP
-0.24%
£0.8859
-0.0020
Euro against Yen
+0.64%
¥131.9250
+0.8400
Euro against USD
+0.77%
$1.1762
+0.0090
Yen
% change One ¥ buys
Change
Yen against Euro
-0.64%
€0.0080
0.0000
Yen against GBP
-0.87%
£0.0070
0.0000
Yen against USD
+0.11%
$0.0090
0.0000
As of 13:18 20 Sep 2018

Commodities

Oil
Commodity % change dollars per barrel
Change
Brent Crude Oil Futures
-0.24%
79.21
-0.19
WTI Crude Oil Futures
+0.20%
70.91
+0.14
Gold
Commodity % change dollars per ounce
Change
Gold (Forex Index am fix)
+0.30%
1203.00
+3.60
Gold (Forex Index pm fix)
+0.26%
1203.30
+3.10
Natural Gas
Commodity % change dollars per million BTU
Change
Natural Gas (Henry Hub Futures)
+0.45%
2.92
+0.01
As of 13:21 20 Sep 2018

(Close): The FTSE 100 failed to progress, ending 1.4 points down at 6873.6, having climbed to its highest close in six years in the previous session on the back of continued optimism surrounding the US economy.

A number of major stock markets have been hitting record highs in recent days, including the Dow Jones and S&P 500 in the US, and Germany's Dax index.

The pound rose 0.8% against the euro to 1.2371 euros after the release of strong UK industrial output figures.

Output in April rose by 3% year-on-year, the fastest pace for three years.

Among individual stocks, Imperial Tobacco rose 0.77% after it said it would float its European logistics division Logista in Spain.

Oxford Instruments saw its shares rise 2.2% after the technology tools maker reported an increase in full-year adjusted profits.

Shares in designer clothing brand Ted Baker had a mixed morning after it reported an 18% rise in first-quarter sales. The firm's shares climbed 1.5% at first, but then fell back and were down 4.2% on the day at midday.