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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 3,171.38 +30.10 (0.96%)
CAC 40 4,288.47 +46.82 (1.10%)
S&P TSX 14,468.26 +121.51 (0.85%)
S&P/ASX 200 5,442.00 +103.40 (1.94%)
BSE Sensex 27,694.55 +322.71 (1.18%)
TA25 1,487.65 +0.12 (0.01%)
SMI 9,040.53 +64.29 (0.72%)
ATX 2,148.38 +26.35 (1.24%)
IBOVESPA 49,650.98 +1,155.28 (2.38%)
SET 1,534.86 +20.51 (1.35%)
BIST100 84,399.96 +826.41 (0.99%)
IBEX 10,440.30 +76.70 (0.74%)
WIG 51,501.41 +204.29 (0.40%)
TASI 8,472.68 -52.71 (-0.62%)
MERVAL 7,325.29

Currencies

GBP/USD 1.5616 -0.0011 (-0.07%)
GBP/EUR 1.2743 -0.0040 (-0.32%)
GBP/JPY 187.1537 +0.3811 (0.20%)
GBP/HKD 12.1136 -0.0044 (-0.04%)
GBP/CNY 9.7206 -0.0035 (-0.04%)
GBP/AUD 1.9175 -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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