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London shares close firmer, off highs

UK blue chips closed firmer, albeit off highs, as Wall Street recovered, shrugging aside vague rumours about trouble in the banking sector and as a reading on the US economy confirmed a slowdown in the final quarter last year. At the close, the FTSE 100 index was up 57.1 points at 5,717.5, off a peak of 5,735, while the FTSE 250 index was 225.9 points ahead at 9,982. Full Story

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