The FTSE 100 ended the week higher, gaining 57. 67 points across the five trading sessions to close at 7,542. 95 on Friday.
Financial markets' focus over the coming week is likely to be on the US consumer price data that is expected to show inflation running above 7. 0% for the first time since 1982.
The FTSE 100 ended the first week of 2022 in positive territory, gaining 100. 74 points to close at 7,485. 28 on Friday.
The FTSE 100 ended its short trading week just 12. 44 points higher, closing at 7,384. 54 on the last day of 2021.
The FTSE 100 ended the week 102. 18 points higher, closing a truncated Christmas Eve session at 7,372. 10 on Friday.
All eyes over the coming holiday-shortened week will continue to be on the news-flow around the Omicron virus and on prospects for NATO-Russia talks.
The FTSE 100 ended the week 21. 86 points higher, closing at 7,269. 92 on Friday.
Energy storage and clean fuel company ITM Power reported first-half revenue of £4. 1m in a trading update on Thursday, up from £0. 2m year-on-year, as its gross loss narrowed to £2. 4m from £2. 8m.
Investors will be monitoring interest rate decisions from the US Federal Reserve, Bank of England and European Central Bank over the coming week, alongside a slew of economic data.
The FTSE 100 ended the week 169. 46 points higher, closing at 7,291. 78 on Friday.
All eyes over the coming week will be on updates from the World Health Organisation and South African officials regarding the latest findings on the Omicron variant of Covid-19, with the former expected on Monday.
The FTSE 100 ended the week 78. 29 points higher, closing at 7,122. 32 on Friday.
The market spotlight at the end of the week was expected to be squarely on the US labour market and the latest monthly jobs report.
The market spotlight over the coming week is likely to be firmly on the news-flow surrounding the new Covid-19 variant and any measures to supress it or avoid another repetition.
The FTSE 100 ended the week 179. 54 points lower, closing at 7,044. 03 on Friday.
Investors were set to be treated to a barrage of economic data and central bank rate decisions during the coming week, notwithstanding the Thanksgiving Day holiday in the US on Thursday.
The FTSE 100 ended the week 124. 34 points lower, closing at 7,223. 57 on Friday.
The FTSE 100 ended the week 43. 95 points higher, closing at 7,347. 91 on Friday.
The market spotlight will shift back towards the Far East over the coming week, with a raft of key economic indicators due out in the People´s Republic of China.
The FTSE 100 ended the week 66. 39 points higher, closing at 7,303. 96 on Friday.