Updates from National Grid, Antofagasta and Ted Baker

Adrian Holliday

A -1.1% dip for the FTSE 100 yesterday as US debt worries mounted and anti-austerity demonstrations spread across Southern Europe. The Big Board ended the day at 5,722 with Evraz the biggest faller, down -7.0%.

Across the Atlantic the Dow Jones sank -1.45%. Overnight in Asia the Hang Seng was under pressure but Japanese shares lifted.