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London’s FTSE 100 rose above the 7,000-mark on Friday for the first time since Covid pummelled financial markets last year.
LONDON MARKET EARLY CALL: FTSE 100 eyes 7,000 after strong China GDP | Financial News
US stocks rallied to more record highs while Asian markets open mixed but gain later in the day
London stocks were set to edge up at the open on Friday following the release of encouraging Chinese GDP data.