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London hits pre-Covid peak, S&P strikes record high
ATTENTION - UPDATES with European close ///
London, April 8, 2021 (AFP) - World stocks mostly rose Thursday, with London striking its highest level since before the pandemic and the S&P setting a new record with optimism boosted after the Federal Reserve underlined its commitment to record-low interest rates.
London's benchmark FTSE 100 index surged to 6,942.22 points at the close of trading, the highest intra-day level in more than a yea ...