FTSE Futures Morning Update on 30 April


The FTSE 100 Futures is trading at 7,472.00 up with  +1.36% percent or +100.00 point. The CAC 40 Futures is trading at 5,435.50 up  with +0.54% percent or +29.00 point . The DAX Futures is trading at 12,617.00 up with ++0.16%  percent or +20.00 point . The EURO Stoxx 50 Futures is trading at 3,458.00  up with +0.09%  percent or +3.00 point.


London stocks finished the session and the week higher as the pound fell below $1.38 for the first time since the start of March on the back of weak UK growth figures.

At the close, the top flight index was standing 1.09% above where it left off the day before, having added 80.78 points to trade at 7,502.21, with the pound down by 0.96% to 1.37842 – capping a bruising week that saw it give back over 2% against the US dollar.

It was a similar story against the single currency, with the pound seeing the week out from 1.1387, after falling by 0.93% on Friday.

For the day the FTSE 100 closed at 7,502.21 up with +1.09%  percent or +80.78 point. France’s CAC 40 closed at 5,483.19 up with +0.54% percent or +29.62  point. Germany’s DAX closed at 12,580.87  up with +0.64% percent or +80.40 point.


For the day the Dow is trading at 24,311.19  with a loss of -0.046% percent or -11.15 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,669.91 up with +0.11% percent or +2.97  point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,119.80 up with +0.016% percent or +1.12 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 22,467.87 up with +0.66% percent or +148.26 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 30,756.32  up with +1.57% percent or +475.65  point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 3,082.23 up with +0.23% percent or  +7.20 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 35,206.09 up with +0.68% percent or +236.39  point at 12:15 PM.

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