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U.K. stocks rose Wednesday, as the FTSE 100 Index /zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed UK:UKX +0.30% finished up 0.25% at 7,507.11.

Among FTSE 100 constituents, non-life insurance company Admiral Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/201079056/delayed UK:ADM -2.53% saw the largest increase Wednesday, as shares jumped 12.63%.

Shares of full-line insurance firm Aviva PLC /zigman2/quotes/210517151/delayed UK:AV -4.87% and food retail company Ocado Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/207225647/delayed UK:OCDO -3.47% increased 12.21% and 6.64%, respectively.

abrdn PLC /zigman2/quotes/200883281/delayed UK:ABDN +1.37% , an investment advisors company, and gambling industries firm Flutter Entertainment PLC /zigman2/quotes/208882914/delayed UK:FLTR -0.39% rounded out the top five largest increases as their stocks climbed 6.33% and 6.29%, respectively.

GSK PLC /zigman2/quotes/200381158/delayed UK:GSK +1.90% , a pharmaceuticals company, saw the largest decline among FTSE 100 constituents, as shares declined 5.48% on Wednesday.

Shares of electric utilities firm SSE PLC /zigman2/quotes/204546319/delayed UK:SSE +2.32% and major international banks company HSBC Holdings PLC (UK Reg) /zigman2/quotes/203901799/delayed UK:HSBA -2.47% fell 2.38% and 1.54%, respectively.

Standard Chartered PLC /zigman2/quotes/200125072/delayed UK:STAN -3.54% , a major international banks company, and nondurable household products business Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC /zigman2/quotes/206856088/delayed UK:RKT -0.46% rounded out the top five largest decreases as their stocks shed 1.47% and 1.44%, respectively.

The pound was up 1.40% against dollar /zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled GBPUSD +0.8757% at $1.2245 and 0.24% against the euro at €1.1850.

Brent crude dropped 0.4% to $95.90, and the yield on the 10-year gilt /zigman2/quotes/211347177/realtime BX:TMBMKGB-10Y -11.34% rose 0.993 basis points to 1.955%.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

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UK : FTSE UK
7,005.39
+20.80 +0.30%
Volume: 1.35M
Sept. 28, 2022 4:42p
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/zigman2/quotes/201079056/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
1,926.50 p
-50.00 -2.53%
Volume: 958,520
Sept. 28, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
14.80
Dividend Yield
7.64%
Market Cap
£5.93 billion
Rev. per Employee
£130,334
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/zigman2/quotes/210517151/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
389.00 p
-19.90 -4.87%
Volume: 22.38M
Sept. 28, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
7.62%
Market Cap
£11.42 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/207225647/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
522.40 p
-18.80 -3.47%
Volume: 3.32M
Sept. 28, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Market Cap
£4.41 billion
Rev. per Employee
£126,159
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/zigman2/quotes/200883281/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
£ 137.00
+1.85 +1.37%
Volume: 11.90M
Sept. 28, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
5.00
Dividend Yield
0.11%
Market Cap
£2.82 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/208882914/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
10,220.00 p
-40.00 -0.39%
Volume: 277,039
Sept. 28, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
£17.97 billion
Rev. per Employee
£378,987
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/zigman2/quotes/200381158/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
£ 1,341.60
+25.00 +1.90%
Volume: 6.65M
Sept. 28, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
11.95
Dividend Yield
0.05%
Market Cap
£53.24 billion
Rev. per Employee
£391,949
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/zigman2/quotes/204546319/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
1,585.00 p
+36.00 +2.32%
Volume: 5.03M
Sept. 28, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
6.84
Dividend Yield
5.41%
Market Cap
£16.70 billion
Rev. per Employee
£800,465
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/zigman2/quotes/203901799/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
483.45 p
-12.25 -2.47%
Volume: 34.54M
Sept. 28, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
9.47
Dividend Yield
5.18%
Market Cap
£98.98 billion
Rev. per Employee
£229,194
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/zigman2/quotes/200125072/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
566.20 p
-20.80 -3.54%
Volume: 13.49M
Sept. 28, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
10.98
Dividend Yield
2.13%
Market Cap
£17.09 billion
Rev. per Employee
£167,448
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/zigman2/quotes/206856088/delayed
UK : U.K.: London
6,068.00 p
-28.00 -0.46%
Volume: 2.33M
Sept. 28, 2022 4:35p
P/E Ratio
14.28
Dividend Yield
2.88%
Market Cap
£43.63 billion
Rev. per Employee
£258,570
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/zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled
US : Tullett Prebon
1.0828
+0.0094 +0.8757%
Volume: 0.0000
Sept. 28, 2022 11:58a
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/zigman2/quotes/211347177/realtime
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BX : Tullett Prebon
4.00
-0.51 -11.34%
Volume: 0.00
Sept. 28, 2022 4:58p
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