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Weaker oils, golds pull TSX to 1-week low (Reuters)

Reuters – Toronto’s main stock index tumbled for a second day on Tuesday, closing at its lowest level in more than a week, as oil companies and gold miners succumbed to softer commodity prices, though strength in financial issues helped limit the losses.

FTSE opens higher (AFP)

AFP – Leading stocks in London advanced in opening trade on Tuesday, recovering slightly from the previous day’s losses sparked by crude prices hitting a 2.5-year high in the wake of unrest in the Middle East.

FTSE down 0.26% at open (AFP)

AFP – Stocks fell in opening trade on Monday, with London’s benchmark FTSE 100 index down 0.26 percent to 5,974.78 points.