Market report: LSE lags after HK pulls bid, Recruiters cut outlook
Despite a lack of progress both on US-China trade talks and the Brexit process, UK stocks edged ahead on Tuesday with the FTSE 100 index of leading stocks up 18 points or 0.2% to 7,216.
The best-performing sectors were Basic Materials, such as Mining and Paper & Pulp, and Industrial Goods & Services.
HK WALKS AWAY
The biggest loser on the FTSE was London Stock Exchange (LSE) which ...