Most U.K. Stocks Decline as Fed Debates Ending Stimulus in 2013

Most U.K. stocks declined as Federal Reserve Minutes showed policy makers debated ending the stimulus program as early as this year.

The benchmark FTSE 100 Index fell less than 0.1 percent to 6,045.6 at 8:26 a.m. in London. The broader FTSE All-Share Index was also little changed today, while Ireland’s ISEQ Index lost 0.1 percent.

Fresnillo Plc and Randgold Resources Ltd. led declines on the FTSE 100 Index.

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Srinivasan Sivabalan at ssivabalan@bloomberg.net

Bloomberg reserves the right to edit or remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.