FTSE CLOSE: Stock market recovery runs out of steam

Louise Hill Host commentator Auto-update 17:18 FTSE Close The FTSE 100 index at the close was down 9.05 at 7168.01. 16:10 Any fall in inflation will be 'slow' According to Adrian Lowcock, an investment director at Architas, said: 'Whilst we believe inflation looked to have peaked, any drop is likely to be gradual.  'With the global economy continuing to grow and in...