The eurozone “defied pessimism” at the start of the year, as the currency bloc's economic size finally reached a level it last hit in 2008.
The Royal Bank of Scotland led the London market lower as the bank slumped more than 6% after deepening its losses in the first quarter.
The owner of British Airways reported weaker demand following the Brussels terrorist attacks and worries about the EU referendum in June.
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LONDON Ratings agency Standard & Poor's said on Friday it expected Britons to vote to remain in the European Union by a small majority in a June 23 referendum, but that the risk of leaving was a negative for the country's creditworthiness.