Inflation used to be at around 3% at the beginning of 2018 in Britain, as prices increased from 2016... Full Article
The FTSE 100 is an index of the top 100 companies listed on the London Stock Exchange. It is a weighted average index, based on market capitalization. Pronounced “footsie,” the FTSE is comprised of established blue chip companies from various industries including energy, construction, and pharmaceuticals. FTSE valuations are an indicator of the U.K.’s aggregate economic prowess and are influenced by corporate earnings, foreign trade levels, and the political environment.