U.K. stocks were little changed as investors considered the impact of a possible Greek default.
The FTSE 100 Index climbed less than 0.1 percent to 6,710.45 at the close of trading in London, paring earlier gains of as much as 0.8 percent. The measure lost 1.1 percent this week. The broader FTSE All-Share Index rose 0.1 percent on Friday, while Ireland’s ISEQ Index added 1.3 percent.
Fyffes Plc jumped 9.5 percent as it raised its 2015 earnings targets after securing price increases. Colt Group SA surged 20 percent after Fidelity offered to acquire the U.K. business communications provider in a deal valued at 1.72 billion pounds ($2.7 billion).
Glencore Plc fell 1.7 percent after the commodity producer sold its Cosmos nickel mine.