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FTSE 100 Index suffers its biggest one-day fall since 1987

Nearly £150 billion has been wiped off London's top index as markets.

Billions wiped off value of leading companies amid virus fears and oil price war

An oil price war has sent stock markets across the world plunging at a time they were already suffering due to the effects of coronavirus.

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Stocks suffer worst week since global financial crisis amid coronavirus fears

More than £210 billion has been wiped off the value of shares in London's FTSE 100 since the start of the week.