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Shanghai 3,127.44 +18.85 (0.61%)
S&P 500 2,070.65 +9.42 (0.46%)
Nikkei 225 17,635.14 +13.74 (0.08%)
Hang Seng Index 23,408.57 +291.94 (1.26%)
TSEC 9,095.00 +95.48 (1.06%)
EURO STOXX 50 3,171.85 +30.57 (0.97%)
CAC 40 4,289.31 +47.66 (1.12%)
S&P TSX 14,468.26 +121.51 (0.85%)
S&P/ASX 200 5,442.00 +103.40 (1.94%)
BSE Sensex 27,700.76 +328.92 (1.20%)
TA25 1,487.95 +0.42 (0.03%)
SMI 9,039.76 +63.52 (0.71%)
ATX 2,148.62 +26.59 (1.25%)
IBOVESPA 49,650.98 +1,155.28 (2.38%)
SET 1,534.86 +20.51 (1.35%)
BIST100 84,361.69 +788.14 (0.94%)
IBEX 10,439.50 +75.90 (0.73%)
WIG 51,509.30 +212.18 (0.41%)
TASI 8,472.07 -53.31 (-0.63%)
MERVAL 7,325.29

Currencies

GBP/USD 1.5622 -0.0006 (-0.04%)
GBP/EUR 1.2740 -0.0043 (-0.34%)
GBP/JPY 187.1917 +0.4190 (0.22%)
GBP/HKD 12.1169 -0.0011 (-0.01%)
GBP/CNY 9.7213 -0.0028 (-0.03%)
GBP/AUD 1.9186 +0.0005 (0.03%)
B&Q China Stake Sale Nets Owner �140m
The owner of B&Q is to relinquish control of its loss-making operation in China and concentrate on its core market. 09:25, UK, Monday 22 December 2014.
Kingfisher sells B&Q China stake as DIY fails to take off  
UPDATE 1-Kingfisher sells stake in B&Q China business for $219 mln  
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Trends

GainersChange Mkt Cap
SEPL Seplat Petroleum Development Company PLC 7.58% 157,686.23M
MGHU M & G High Income Investment Trust PLC 4.41% 1,387.54M
HOME Home Retail Group Plc 3.86% 1,619.54M
EVR EVRAZ plc 3.69% 2,031.90M
POLY Polymetal International PLC 3.45% 2,394.47M
LosersChange Mkt Cap
CTYA City of London Investment Trust plc -26.32% 1,141.78M
MYIB Murray International Trust plc -12.64% 1,309.70M
IPO IP Group Plc -6.93% 1,017.07M
BXP Beximco Pharmaceuticals Limited -2.77% 21,703.97M
RRS Randgold Resources Limited -2.53% 4,002.01M
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