30/04/14 Market Movements

Market news
The FTSE100 closed up 10.12 points at 6,780.03 after violence in Ukraine intensified and offset sharp gains in the energy sector after results from oil major Royal Dutch Shell beat expectations.

Markets were held back after Pro-Russian rebels seized control of state buildings in the Ukranian town of Horlivka, tightening their grip on Ukraine’s industrial east.