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Solid earnings, rate cut prospects lift UK's FTSE

Reuters: Hot Stocks

Tue, 30 Apr 2013

LONDON, April 30 (Reuters) - Britain's benchmark share index rose on Tuesday, boosted by solid corporate earnings and expectations of an European Central Bank (ECB) rate cut this week, which pushed...

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