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London’s FTSE 100 steadies near record highs

London’s FTSE 100

London’s FTSE 100 share index edged higher in early trade on Friday, closing in on record highs. The benchmark index was up 2.98 points at 7,520.69 – not far from its record close of 7,522.03.

Business media group Informa was the best performer on the index, up 4.3%.

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Index set to extend rally

Emmanuel Macron

The UK benchmark index looks set to open higher this morning, building on the previous session’s gain, with sentiment remaining upbeat in the wake of the first round of France’s election over the weekend which saw centrist Emmanuel Macron come on top. The earnings season meanwhile will continue with Costa Coffee and Premier Inn owner Whitbread (LON:WTB).

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UK benchmark Index higher as oil nears one-month high

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The UK benchmark index looks set to open higher this morning, with oil prices gaining ground amid supply concerns. Tesco (LON:TSCO) will stay in focus as Nisa’s boss warned of ‘enormous pain’ as a result of the group’s proposed takeover of wholesaler Booker.

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KL shares remain higher

KL shares

Shares on Bursa Malaysia remained higher across-the-board at mid-morning today on persistent buying in key heavyweights such as Maybank, Sime Darby and Petronas Chemicals.

At 11.08am, the benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) stood at 1,751.25, 6.05 points better from last Friday’s close of 1,745.2.

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