Updates from Moneysupermarket and Tesco

Adrian Holliday

A +0.51% lift for the FTSE 100 yesterday, climbing 33 points to 6,558. Engineer GKN was the day's biggest riser, up +5.06% to 313.4p, while plumber and heating specialist Wolseley sank -6.32% to 3145p.

But the Dow Jones closed 75 points down at 15,177. Overnight, the Nikkei slumped -3.13% to 13,110 in volatile trading. %VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%