Shire jumps on renewed bid speculation

FTSE 100 ended 0.9 per cent higher, up 56.51 points to 6,681.76

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Short-sellers behind Quindell dossier reflect Muddy Waters model

AB Foods heads FTSE after Primark move

Miners weigh on Europe’s indices after weak China data

Pfizer talks boost AstraZeneca shares

Prominent analyst predicts US group will make second attempt

Director deals send out buy signals

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Tesco falls on caution over turnround plan

FTSE 100 advanced 0.6 per cent, or 41.08 points, to 6,625.55

Diageo and Rémy lower Europe’s spirits

Beverages groups fall after weaker earnings outlook

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Tesco chief in vow over turnround plan

Clarke’s comments to press ahead come amid 7% profit fall

Bargain hunters help Britvic to break streak

Pockets of strength in wider market lifts the FTSE 100

Tesco helps retailers bounce on FTSE

Credit Suisse falls after profit slides by a third

Shell outperforms to hit two-year high

But miners lead the fallers as the FTSE 100 retreats

Earnings help European stocks limit losses

Roche and Aggreko among companies reporting results

Ocado hurt by competition concerns

FTSE 100 closes up 22.06 points, or 0.3 per cent, at 6,583.76

Glencore Xstrata buys oil group Caracal

Commodities group in upstream push with Chad-focused explorer

London edges lower on Ukraine tensions

Glencore leads gains after copper mine sale

Hargreaves Lansdown tumbles on fees fears

London sell-off extends FTSE’s worst week of losses for a month

UK housebuilders fall victim to sell-off

Investors cut winners from boom years of loose monetary policy

Fallout over FCA threatens Lloyds sales

Several investors warn of boycott of future offerings in bank

Investors cool on latest London listings

Exova and Cambian both trade below offer prices

Builders join techs in FTSE 100 sell-off

Barratt and Persimmon among London’s biggest fallers