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Nov. 9 (Bloomberg) -- U.K. stocks erased declines in the final 30 minutes of trading.
The benchmark FTSE 100 Index rose 0.1 percent to 5,781.11 at 4:08 p.m. in London. The gauge, which earlier fell as much 1.1 percent today, is still down 1.6 percent on the week.
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