Pick of the early market news

Adrian Holliday

Another push up for the FTSE 100. The index climbed +1.18% overall to 5,859 points yesterday with strides made by Hammerson (up +5.46) and Petrofac (up +5.28%).

Optimism on a Greek deal spurred the French Cac 40 +2.54% higher while the Dow Jones climbed +0.55% to 12,907 points. Meanwhile the Nikkei Average has hit a 7-month high.