Pick of the early market news

Adrian Holliday


How long can the exultation last, you wonder? The FTSE 100 soared more than 160 points higher, hitting 5,714. Barclays shares rallied hard - up more than 17%. But a member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee, Paul Fisher, has warned that even if the eurozone crisis is contained, the likelihood of a double-dip UK recession is "significant". More bumps ahead.