Britain’s FTSE 100 Index retreated for a second day, heading for its third weekly decline, after yesterday falling the most since September.
G4S Plc fell 3.6 percent, the most since August, after Royal Bank of Canada said it sees multiple challenges heading into next year. Rolls-Royce Holdings Plc fell for a seventh straight day, closing its worst week since at least 1988. Anglo American Plc added 1.4 percent.
The FTSE 100 Index fell 1 percent to 6,118.28 at the close in London, reaching a six-month low. The broader FTSE All-Share Index fell 0.9 percent, while Ireland’s ISEQ Index lost 0.1 percent today.