The FTSE was steady at 5620.88 points this morning, despite rating cuts from brokers and a downbeat assessment on the UK economy by a major think-tank.
The blue chip index rose only three points, or 0.03% by 9am. The National Institute of Economic and Social Research said this morning UK GDP would rise only 1% this year and the economy would "crawl"....
Sandro Pierri joins as global head of client group
As the crowdfunding community awaits the arrival of the Financial Conduct Authority's (FCA) review of current regulations for the industry, Downing Crowd's head of crowdfunding Julia Groves looks at what consumers and the sector really need from the regulator...
Inevitable recession will wreak 'havoc'
Along with two other appointments
30 years' experience in wealth management