UK shares rebound from lowest level since February

Nearly £100 billion was wiped off the value of Britain's biggest companies in the past four days

15th June, 2016
The London Stock Exchange Pic: Getty

London's benchmark index posted its biggest drop since February 11 on Tuesday, falling by two per cent and through the 6,000 level, as concerns over a potential exit from the European Union escalated amid polls indicating a lead for the “Leave” campaign.

Sterling also strengthened this morning after slumping to a two-month low against the dollar yesterday, when it dropped by as much as one per cent to $1.4097. The cost of insuring against volatility...

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