Around the World's Markets: London
Tuesday 21 September 1999
The London stock market began its first day of trading at the early start- time of 8am. As expected, the extra hour's trading had prompted volatile prices in the first hour. Among the top 100 stocks, telecoms fared well with BT up 2.8 per cent. But retailers suffered with threats of a price war sending shares in the supermarket sector lower.
Market report, page 19
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