FTSE 100 closes positively as Brexit rumblings continue but US, China trade noise boosts sentiment
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Britain's blue-chip index finished 13.07 points higher at 7,163.64. The FTSE 250 gained 80.26 at 20,308.
Others reporting on Tuesday include Anglo American, Bunzl, Gear4Music, Reckitt Benckiser, St James's Place and Travis Perkins
While UK sales at Next have plunged 10% in the last three years, Primark’s UK sales have increased by 17%, while its sales densities are twice as much the high street rival’s, along with greater overseas potential
A look at some of the top stories from the Proactive newswire on Monday