The FTSE 100 fell 0.4% in opening trading but rebounded later in the morning, proving more resilient than US markets which suffered losses of more than 4% in yesterday's trading.
UK blue chips were trading down around 0.26% by 11.13am (GMT), at around 7,153 points while on the continent the Euro Stoxx 50 was down 0.57% to 3,358 points. This follows a rough day of trading...
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