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ADVFN III Evening Euro Markets Bulletin March 8, 2013.

ADVFN I I I Evening Euro Markets Bulletin Daily world financial news Friday, 08 March 2013 London Market Report FTSE 100 Euronext Dax perf CAC 40 Please click on the images to view our interactive charts London close: Markets cement gains after strong US jobs data Market Movers techMARK 2,380.60 +0.54% FTSE 100 6,483.58 +0.69% FTSE 250 14,018.79 +0.47% The FTSE 100 registered its highest closing price in over five years on Friday after a key indicator of the US labour market smashed expectations . However, the figures failed to give stocks a boost in afternoon trade as investors pondered whether the data is strong enough to prompt the Federal Reserve to scale back its current stimulus measures. Non-farms payrolls impress Non-farm payrolls increased by a whopping 236,000 last month, well ahead of the 160,000 increase forecasted. Meanwhile, the unemployment rate unexpectedly fell to 7.7% from 7.9% in January. London'