FTSE gains 0.7% on Irish bailout


The FTSE 100 advanced 0.67% or 38.68 points to 5,771.51 as investors responded positively to news Ireland has agreed to a bailout.

In a move aimed at bringing financial stability to peripheral Europe, Ireland is understood to be receiving €80-90bn over the course of the next three years. The euro also strengthened on the ne...

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