FTSE LIVE: Pound rises on strong wage data

FTSE CLOSE: Stocks in the red but pound rises on strong jobs data; Dixons Carphone reports phone sales slip; Easyjet takes £15m hit after Gatwick drone chaos

  • The FTSE 100 closed down 1%, or 69 points, at 6,901
  • The pound pushed above $1.29 and €1.13 after record employment figures
  • Dyson to move head office to Singapore 
  • Mastercard fined €570million by EU 
  • Dixons Carphone shares up as strong electricals sales offset mobile decline
  • EasyJet revealed a £15million hit from the drone chaos at Gatwick airport


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