FTSE 100 closes lower as trade concerns and strong pound hit index

Great britain's leading share index shed almost 31 points at 7,328 with resource shares, unsurprisingly, among the list of top laggards

  • FTSE 100 closes lower
  • US shares down
  • Likelihood of another hung parliament recede after Brexit Party backs down
  • More physical physical violence in Hong Kong

5.05pm: FTSE 100 finishes in red

FTSE 100 index closed at a negative balance, hit by a powerful lb, and also as traders fretted over international trade while the violence that is latest in Hong Kong. (more…)

Sarnali Bhowmick