Updates from Imperial Tobacco and Rank Group

Adrian Holliday

Despite better growth from the Eurozone, the FTSE 100 lost 24 points yesterday, drifting to 6,587. The biggest losers were Persimmon, down -3.50% to 1184p and Eurasian Natural Resources, down -3.04% to 229.30p. However RBS climbed +3.51% to 344.70p.

Overnight, the Nikkei slips -2.27% to 13,731 while the Hang Seng rises +0.01% to 22,542. %VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%