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Financial Times Stock Exchange 100 Index

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(Stock Exchange) an index of share prices produced by the Financial Times based on an average of 100 securities and giving the best indication of daily movements. Abbreviation: FTSE 100 Index Informal name: Footsie
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THE FTSE 100 Index plunged again yesterday as debt-laden Greece agreed a rescue deal to avert national bankruptcy.
It has been designed to provide growth, linked to 100 per cent of the rise in the FTSE 100 Index over six years, with a minimum return of capital even if the index goes down.
The biggest fall for the Dow Jones since the middle of 2003 sent London's FTSE 100 Index down today.
Angela Ahrendts at Burberry, Cynthia Carroll at Anglo American and Alison Cooper of Imperial Tobacco will be the remaining female chief executives on the FTSE 100 Index.
THE FTSE 100 Index hit at a 21-month high yesterday as fresh signs that US interest rates will be on hold for some time boosted world markets.
Another faller is embattled supermarket Morrisons, which leaves the top flight after 14 years at the end of this session, following a FTSE 100 Index reshuffle.
FOLLOWING a lacklustre trading session in the Asian markets overnight, the FTSE 100 Index opened in negative territory on Monday.
THE FTSE 100 Index dropped back below the 5600 level yesterday as concerns over moves to calm China's economy hit mining stocks hard.
Asia-focused lender Standard Chartered was the biggest faller in the FTSE 100 Index, down 33.
The FTSE 100 Index climbed steadily throughout yesterday to close up 39 points at 5,634, recovering some of Tuesday's lost ground.
HOUSEBUILDER Taylor Wimpey and pest control firm Rentokil Initial were today facing the boot from London's FTSE 100 Index.
But the top tier clawed back from early losses thanks to well-received updates from the likes of pay TV giant Sky and chip maker ARM Holdings, with the FTSE 100 Index edging 3.