P517 Teletext 517 Oct28 21:51:11     REPORT  ——————————————————————————————  CLOSE Profit taking all but wiped out an earlier 15-point gain, leaving the FT-SE 100 just in positive territory. Takeover activity boosted sentiment through most of the day, with Northern Electric sharply up on takeover moves. BAe jumped on defence alliance hopes. Volume at 17.20 619.5m CITY FAX Live prices for top 130 shares Latest FT-SE/market report 0839 670 005 T+ 39p/min cheap rate,49p/min other ——————————————————————————————————————— City Fax helpline: 01430 488 388 WONDERFUL NEW INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY SEE PAGE 560 Forex Movers International CityIndex