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ADVFN III Evening Euro Markets Bulletin; 26, March 2013.

ADVFN I I I Evening Euro Markets Bulletin Daily world financial news Tuesday, 26 March 2013 London Market Report FTSE 100 Euronext Dax perf CAC 40 Please click on the images to view our interactive charts London close: Stocks gain on US data, but Cyprus still in focus Market Movers techMARK 2,410.33 -0.16% FTSE 100 6,399.37 +0.33% FTSE 250 13,988.14 +0.19% Strong economic data from the States lifted stocks in afternoon trade on Tuesday, but UK markets remained rangebound with one eye kept firmly on Cyprus. US durable-goods orders grew at a 5.7% clip in February from a month earlier, well ahead of the 3.9% increase forecast by the consensus. Meanwhile, the S&P/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index showed that prices gained 8.1% in the 12 months ending January, ahead of the 7.9% increase expected and the highest annual rate since the summer of 2006. Benchmark indices Stateside started strongly after the open