London Market Report
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(Close): The London market continued to inch closer to record levels, helped by signs of a healthy global economy.
US jobs figures released on Friday boosted sentiment, and shares in mining companies were lifted by news of a strong rise in Chinese exports.
It said shares in TSB would go on sale at between 220p and 290p each later this month. At the mid-point of the pricing range, Lloyds said TSB would have a market capitalisation of about £1.275bn.
Sports Direct International rose 1.48% after the retailer set out plans for a new bonus scheme that could lead to a big payout for founder Mike Ashley.