Stocks shrug off geopolitical tensions

S&P 500 touches record intraday high

Bank of Cyprus eyes post-crisis bond sale

Nation’s biggest bank also arranging a €1bn share issue

EasyJet gains height on rally hopes

FTSE 100 gained 1 per cent to 6,795.34, a rise of 66.9 points

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Aluminium prices hit 17-month highs

Metal rebounds after producers shut smelters

Chipotle outpaces rivals on strong sales

Results contrast with those from McDonald’s

Test for Treasuries as end of QE looms

How will the market react when Fed ends its bond purchases?

Saudi stock market to open to foreigners

Global fund managers gain direct access to $530bn bourse

Chinese moves trump Fed’s effect on US

Efforts to devalue renminbi could push up Treasury yields