Bloomberg Anywhere Remote Login Bloomberg Terminal Request a Demo

Bloomberg

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Company

Financial Products

Enterprise Products

Media

Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000

Communications

Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

U.K. Stocks Rise as U.S. Private Payrolls Beat Estimates

Oct. 3 (Bloomberg) -- U.K. stocks advanced, led by Vedanta Resources Plc and Centrica Plc.

The U.K.’s FTSE 100 climbed 0.2 percent to 5,821.72 at 1:24 p.m. in London after earlier falling 0.4 percent.

U.S. companies added more workers than projected in September, evidence the labor market may be perking up, a private report based on payrolls showed.

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Adria Cimino at acimino1@bloomberg.net

Please upgrade your Browser

Your browser is out-of-date. Please download one of these excellent browsers:

Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.