FTSE resumed its decline to stand down 0.28% at 1000 GMT, with consumer staples and healthcare stocks leading the way down.
Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 5 points lower at 7,241.9 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers.
Metro Bank reported its first annual profit, driven by strong growth in residential mortgages and commercial lending.
The UK’s top share index inched lower, weighed down by a disappointing update from banking heavyweight HSBC and declines in big mining stocks on metal price weakness.
Britain’s FTSE 100 futures were up 0.15 percent ahead of the cash market open.
Britain’s FTSE 100 futures were up 0.20 percent ahead of the cash market open.
The UK’s top share index advanced further on Friday, heading for its first positive week since the middle of January in a tentative recovery following a recent sell-off.
Britain’s FTSE 100 futures were up 0.48 percent ahead of the cash market open.
The UK’s top share index pushed higher as a rally among stocks exposed to South Africa as well as banks and miners helped the FTSE in the early stages of a recovery.
Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 35 points higher at 7,248.8 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers.
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