Footsie

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Footsie (FTSE)

Financial Times (FT)-Actuaries 100 index: in London. Has the stature of the Dow Jones Industrial Average or the S&P 500 in London.

FTSE 100 Index

An index tracking the 100 publicly-traded companies listed on the London Stock Exchange with the most market capitalization. Like many other FTSE indices, it is calculated in real time, with prices updated every 15 seconds. Each quarter, the FTSE reevaluates the companies tracked on the index and makes necessary adjustments to ensure that it represents the most highly capitalized companies. The FTSE 100 Index is considered a prime indicator of health in the wider market.

Footsie

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Dietl says that he severely burned his feet after he sought to cure his insomnia with a "knapsack heated rice footsie," a remedy recommended by television physician Dr.
Throw a fleecy white blanket over a couch to create a cosy living room feel and add furry rugs to keep your footsies toasty.
Just last week, a Texas man flying from Los Angeles to Dallas allegedly did not stop touching the woman seated next to him and attempted to engage her in an unwanted game of "footsies," according to a criminal complaint.
The wounds of the war are still fresh, yet there are government subalterns playing footsies with the terrorists and suggesting a detente to the President.
The Senate leader notes that Cayetano, in pursuing the Philippines's interests, has 'mastered the art of stepping on toes-with the other person thinking that he is playing footsies.'
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and for the United States to stop playing footsies with Latin American dictators such as Trujillo, Somoza, Batista and Peron.
For many months on 'Ang Probinsyano,' ace character actor Art Acuna languished in the uneventful role of a corrupt police colonel who was secretly playing footsies with Eddie Garcia and the cop series' other major nemeses.
There was a similar story in several of the many shoe boutiques on show such as Daniel footwear, I couldn't find any size fours for my pixie footsies in any style I liked.
For a while there, it looked like activists and political protesters were happy playing footsies with the police and military.