early session gains

Markets

Faroe Petroleum shares among fallers

The FTSE 100 Index staged a late turnaround today after early session gains on Wall Street helped offset uncertainty over a deal to rescue the Greek economy.

Markets

Shares in Plexus Holdings surge 5.5%

BAE leapt to the top of the FTSE 100 Index risers' board today after an 11% shares boost, up 34.9p to 363.6p, following news of the possible tie-up merger with aerospace group EADS.