The FTSE 100 Futures is trading at 6,387.50 up with +0.23% percent or +14.50 point. The CAC 40 Futures is trading at 5,565.50 up with +0.29% percent or +16.00 point. The DAX Futures is trading at 13,304.20 with +0.08% or +10.00 point. The EURO Stoxx 50 Futures trading at 3,518.00 up with +0.17% percent or +6.00 point.


London stocks closed in the red on Wednesday, with banking shares under particular pressure, as investors digested Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s spending review.

The FTSE 100 was down 0.64% at 6,319.09, and the FTSE 250 was 1.11% weaker at 19,569.39.

Sterling was in a stronger position, last rising 0.18% on the dollar to $1.3381, and remaining flat against the euro at €1.1235.


For the day the FTSE 100 closed at 6,391.09 with a loss of –percent or ?41.08 point. France’s CAC  40 closed at 5,571.29 up with + percent or +12.87 point.Germany’s DAX closed at 13,289.80 with a loss of –percent or   ?2.64 point.


For the day the Dow is trading at 29,872.47 with a loss of –percent or  173.77 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,629.65 with a loss of – percent or  ?5.76 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 12,094.40 up with + percent or +57.62 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at at 26,537.31 up with +percent or +240.45 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 26,737.94 up with +percent or +68.19  point. China’s Shanghai  Composite is trading at 3,368.33 up with + percent or +6.00 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 43,626.09 with a loss of  percent or   ?207.06 point at 12:15 PM.