FTSE 100 opens slightly higher on pound weakness after suspected terror attack in Manchester
|05/23/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
The FTSE 100 has opened slightly higher on Tuesday morning after a suspected terrorist attack in Manchester late on Monday evening.
At least 22 people have died and over 50 injured following an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena. Police say one person set off an improvised explosive device at the arena. The unnamed person died at the scene.
The FTSE 100 has opened up 2.16 points, or 0.03%, on Tuesday morning. The pound is dipping slightly against the euro and dollar at the same time. The pound’s weakness against the dollar is supporting the FTSE 100. read more >>>