Shares in London are now flat, pulled down by disappointing eurozone manufacturing data and investors making profits before Easter.
The FTSE 100 is 12 points or 0.2% lower to 7,459.16. Top of the losers is BAE Systems, falling 3.3% to 494.6p, due to the shares being ex-dividend today. This morning, the aerospace manufacturer introduced a new sensor for military vehicles.
The FTSE 250 is now down 40.1 points or 0.2% to 19,815.24. The losers are led by Sirius Minerals, which dropped 5% to 20.3p. the mining firm has seen its value rise by 10% over the last week after investment firm Capital Group sold off a 2.12% stake in Sirius Minerals.