Market numbers: Friday 24th June 2011
The FTSE 100 index of leading UK company shares finished the week at 5,697.72, up 23.34 points or +0.41% on the day and down 17.22 points (-0.30%) over the week.
The FTSE 100 gave back most of its earlier gains but still managed to deliver a positive return on the day by close of trade on Friday.
Software firm ARM Holdings was the top daily performer, up almost 4% on the day. The banking sector remained depressed over fears about a Greek default.
Over a year the FTSE 100 has risen from 5,100.20 (up 597.52 points or 11.72%).
£1 is currently worth $1.59630 US or €1.12520 Euros.
Brent Crude Oil Futures is currently priced at $105.42/barrel. Gold is $1,514.75/ounce and Silver is $34.73/ounce.
The UK Bank Rate is 0.5% and CPI inflation was 4.5% for the year to May 2011.