Around the World's Markets: London
Thursday 13 May 1999
Blue chips were unsettled by the sacking of the Russian prime minister and the retirement of the US Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin. However, the losses were reduced late in the afternoon thanks to a resilient performance on Wall Street.
Market report, page 25
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