Gold prices fell
as investors awaited U.S. inflation data for clues on when the Federal Reserve
will begin tapering its monetary stimulus.
In corporate news,Intermediate
Capital Groupwas the standout performer as it increased its
fundraising target after an exceptional performance by its investment arm
caused annual profit to more than quadruple.
At the close
FTSE 100 7,095 +0.25%
FTSE 250 22,895 -0.05%
DAX 15,653 (-0.15%)
Dow Jones 34,535 (-0.27%)
S&P 500 4,216 (-0.24%)
NASDAQ 13,862 (-0.14%)
UK 10-YR YIELD 0.773
Gold $1,891 (-0.36%)
Brent $71.74 +0.41%
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