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Nov 21 - Markets closed

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Shanghai 2,486.79 +34.13 (1.39%)
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Nikkei 225 17,357.51 +56.65 (0.33%)
Hang Seng Index 23,437.12 +87.48 (0.37%)
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CAC 40 4,347.23 +113.02 (2.67%)
S&P TSX 15,118.05 +42.87 (0.28%)
S&P/ASX 200 5,304.30 -11.90 (-0.22%)
BSE Sensex 28,334.63 +267.07 (0.95%)
TA25 1,453.26 +1.52 (0.10%)
KOSPI 1,964.84 +6.80 (0.35%)
SMI 9,080.55 +90.61 (1.01%)
ATX 2,277.64 +63.13 (2.85%)
IBOVESPA 56,084.04 +2,681.23 (5.02%)
SET 1,579.20 +10.52 (0.67%)
BIST100 83,281.80 +769.91 (0.93%)
IBEX 10,520.80 +311.60 (3.05%)
WIG 53,215.87 +367.33 (0.70%)
TASI 9,408.83 +25.05 (0.27%)
MERVAL 8,948.26 +206.59 (2.36%)

Currencies

GBP/USD 1.5645 -0.0047 (-0.30%)
GBP/EUR 1.2631 +0.0120 (0.96%)
GBP/JPY 184.1750 -1.3924 (-0.75%)
GBP/HKD 12.1388 -0.0327 (-0.27%)
GBP/CNY 9.5872 -0.0223 (-0.23%)
GBP/AUD 1.8057 -0.0142 (-0.78%)
Aviva closes in on deal to buy Friends Life
Aviva has reached a preliminary deal to buy its smaller FTSE 100 rival Friends Life for �5.6bn, in a sign of how George Osborne's historic pensions reforms are reshaping the insurance industry.
British Insurer Aviva Close to $8.8 Billion Deal for Friends Life  
Aviva Agrees �5bn Deal To Buy Friends Life  
Market Chart
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Top stories

State-backed bank Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has said an error meant it only just passed a European stress test of its balance sheet.
Friday 17:30 GMT. US stocks were at record highs, Brent crude was back above $80 a barrel and the dollar was at a four-year peak as a burst of central bank firepower helped soothe recent concerns over the outlook for global growth.
George Osborne is facing a �16 billion black hole in the public finances as the final set of official figures before the Autumn Statement showed the Chancellor still on course to bust his official borrowing targets.
Scotland's marine energy hopes suffered a blow with the announcement on Friday that wave power pioneer Pelamis is to be put into administration.
he knives are out for shares in Britain's leading supermarkets. Data this week showed the first fall in total grocery sales for 20 years as the big four lose market share to the German invaders, hard discounters like Aldi and Lidl.

Trends

GainersChange Mkt Cap
LMI Lonmin Plc 7.94% 1,100.55M
EVR EVRAZ plc 7.79% 2,248.60M
VED Vedanta Resources plc 7.71% 2,171.94M
MCRO Micro Focus International plc 5.94% 2,449.91M
TLW Tullow Oil plc 5.80% 4,595.08M
LosersChange Mkt Cap
CTYA City of London Investment Trust plc -26.32% 1,130.13M
MGHC M & G High Income Investment Trust PLC -6.25% 1,372.26M
TALK Talktalk Telecom Group PLC -3.72% 2,702.79M
GNK Greene King plc -2.23% 1,634.94M
MAB Mitchells & Butlers plc -1.83% 1,456.79M
Excludes shares with mkt cap of less than �1,000M. Learn more