Updates from Ashmore Group, ABF and Premier Oil

Adrian Holliday

The FTSE 100 nudged up 0.41 points yesterday to 5,664. Glencore Int was the biggest riser, up +1.85% while Burberry Group sank -7.40% on China growth concerns.

Overnight, Asian stocks have taken a fright on the same issue - potential Sino weakness - with the Hang Seng plunging -1.6% and the Nikkei down -1.3%.