Investment Market Update
Asian stocks fell as Turkey’s financial turmoil fuelled fears contagion might spread to other emerging markets.
US stocks fell on Friday as Turkey dragged on bank shares and triggered a move out of riskier assets.
UK stocks fell by 1.0% as they were also affected by Turkey.
- Mike Ashley's Sports Direct has agreed to buy the House of Fraser department store chain for £90m. The deal was announced just hours after the 169-year-old chain went into administration when talks with its creditors failed to reach an agreement.
- Ryanair pilots are striking in five European countries, forcing the cancellation of a sixth of the firm's flights during the holiday season peak.
|FTSE All Share||4,210.66||-0.9%||-0.3%||9.0%|
|FTSE Small Cap||5,892.61||-0.2%||-0.3%||14.9%|
|St. James's Place||1,156.00||-1.3%||-5.7%||20.9%|
|Euro Stoxx 600||385.86||-1.1%||-0.9%||7.7%|
|Dow Jones Ind||25,313.14||-0.8%||2.4%||25.1%|
|MSCI AC Asia Pacific||165.45||-0.9%||-4.8%||28.7%|
|MSCI World (Developed)||2,139.84||-1.1%||1.7%||20.1%|
|MSCI AC World (Dev & Em)||515.61||-1.1%||0.5%||21.6%|
|MSCI Emerging Markets||1,062.37||-1.5%||-8.3%||34.2%|
|MSCI AC World Value||216.10||-1.2%||-3.5%||15.2%|
|MSCI AC World Growth||289.24||-1.1%||4.5%||28.3%|
|FTSE Gilts All Stocks||3,617.13||0.5%||0.8%||3.0%|
|FTSE Index Linked All Stocks||651.35||0.8%||0.5%||2.3%|
|ML Sterling Corporate Bonds||398.04||0.3%||-0.7%||5.7%|
|ML Global High Yield Bonds||374.81||-0.4%||-0.7%||9.7%|
|Brent Crude Oil||72.81||1.0%||13.1%||14.5%|
|Consumer Goods and Services||21,112.12||-0.8%||-5.6%||13.6%|
|Oil & Gas||9,398.48||-1.3%||3.7%||6.0%|
|$ per £||1.28||0.7%||-4.9%||9.5%|
|€ per £||1.11||-0.6%||-1.3%||-4.0%|
|¥ per £||142.63||0.9%||-6.3%||5.3%|
|VIX Index (Volatility)||13.16||16.8%||19.2%||-21.4%|
|Baltic Dry Index||1,691.00||-0.2%||23.8%||42.1%|
|BoE Base Rate||0.75%|
|LIBOR (3 months)||0.81%|
|Consumer Price Index||2.40%|
|Retail Price Index||3.40%|
|Yields / Ratios|
|FTSE 100 Adj P/E||12.77|
|FTSE All Share Adj P/E||12.78|
|FTSE All Share Yld||4.02%|
|15yr Gilt Yield||1.53%|
|10yr Gilt Yield||1.24%|
|10yr US Tres Yield||2.87%|
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