UK Markets News
LONDON, Sept 19 - British financial markets rose and a collective sigh of relief echoed across the investment and business community on Friday after a Scottish vote against independence averted the deep uncertainty a United Kingdom break-up would have unleashed.
PARIS, Sept 19 - European shares trimmed their gains in afternoon trade on Friday, with traders citing mounting expectation of an imminent credit downgrade of France that pulled the Paris blue-chip index into negative territory.
LONDON, Sept 19 - European shares surged higher early on Friday, buoyed by gains on the UK stock market which rose after Scotland's decision to vote "No" to independence from the United Kingdom.
LONDON, Sept 19 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen gaining 79 points, or 1.2 percent, on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, after Scottish voters rejected independence. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on
LONDON, Sept 19 - European equity futures rose on Friday, as Scotland's decision to vote "no" to independence from the United Kingdom was set to lift the region's stock markets, with UK stocks expected to outperform.
LONDON, Sept 19 - European stock markets were expected to open higher on Friday, with the London market set to outperform after Scotland voted "No" to independence from the United Kingdom.