FTSE LIVE: Blue chip index slides as trade war fears stoke up again

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The FTSE 100 sunk 0.7 per cent to 7626 in early trading as it came back down to earth following last week’s late rally. 

Fears of a trade war between the US and China, which simmered down on Thursday and Friday, have seemingly reemerged.

Meanwhile, the proposed Nielsen-Ebiquity merger has been referred for an in-depth probe and Countrywide’s shares crashed 25 per cent.

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