Banks and miners continue FTSE fall

Press Association
London Stock Exchange
London Stock Exchange

Market sentiment has continued to cool as the FTSE 100 Index gave up more of the gains seen after last week's stimulus measures from the US Federal Reserve.

London's top flight set a new six-month high on Friday but was off 40.5 points at 5852.9 on Tuesday morning as banks and miners drove the benchmark index lower.%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%