Monthly Archives: January 2011

FTSE opens lower over Egypt protest fears

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Protests in Egypt have impacted on investor confidence, leading the FTSE 100 to start the week lower, those involved in spread betting have been told. The share index dipped by almost 56 points at around 08:50GMT on January 31st, sitting … Continue reading

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Financial trading experts await US GDP data

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Weaknesses in Asia saw the FTSE 100 open lower for those involved in financial trading on Friday (January 28th). The share index started the day at 5,965 following the knock-on effects from Japan, where the Nikkei average fell by more … Continue reading

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Strong BSkyB results likely to affect financial trading

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A five to eight per cent bump was seen in the FTSE 100 on Thursday morning (January 27th), in part due to modest gains in both the US and Asia. According to financial bookmakers, the index of leading shares saw … Continue reading

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Financial trading rebounds following US State of the Union

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Those involved in financial trading have been informed the FTSE 100 opened higher on Wednesday (January 26th), with optimism in the US eclipsing disappointing UK data. The share index dipped following the announcement that the UK's economy contracted in the … Continue reading

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GDP data to affect financial trading

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The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has released data showing the UK's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) decreased by 0.5 per cent in the final quarter of 2010. According to most reports, the FTSE 100 held steady in advance of the … Continue reading

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FTSE opens higher, financial trading looks to week ahead

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The FTSE 100 opened up by as much as 0.4 per cent on Monday (January 24th), carrying on the trend in financial trading seen on Friday. No financial data is expected to be released in either the UK or across … Continue reading

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