Oil price shock leaves markets on edge, as WeWork postpones float – business live.

Finally, Britain’s blue-chip FTSE 100 index has ended the day where it started, down just 1 point at 7,320.

Relief at the falling oil price lifted some stocks, but this was countered by a rising pound (which pulls down multinationals’ overseas earnings).

Investors were also cautious ahead of Wednesday’s US interest rate decision.

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