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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.


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The Footsie is currently 11% below its opening mark for 2008 and has suffered the worst trading start to a year since records began.
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and for the United States to stop playing footsies with Latin American dictators such as Trujillo, Somoza, Batista and Peron.
He keeps raising the ante, piling one impossible condition after another, making ridiculous, Trump-like promises like ending decades-old insurgencies in mere months, even literally playing footsies with a scandalized media interviewer, all the while waiting for people to say, Enough.
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.