U.K. Stocks Erase Their Gains as Rio Tinto Shares Decline

U.K. stocks erased their advance as Rio Tinto Group and Antofagasta Plc (ANTO) retreated.

The benchmark FTSE 100 Index slipped 0.1 percent to 6,607.01 at 8:20 a.m., erasing a gain of as much as 0.2 percent. The broader FTSE All-Share Index declined 0.1 percent, while Ireland’s ISEQ Index lost less than 0.1 percent.

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