P531 Teletext 539 Oct16 21:00:10    ———————————  ———————————————  At CLOSE INDEX 100.1 -0.4 £ = $1.7018 -0.28 cts £ = DM2.7624 -0.55 pfgs Sterling fell against the D-mark after expectations of an interest rate cut were stoked by a surprise cut from the Federal Reserve Bank in the USA. But the currency regained its foothold after the Bank of England denied rumours of a meeting of its rate- setting Monetary Policy Committee. ——————————————————————————————————————— Pound versus other currencies 532 CHECK YOUR SHARE PRICES p510 Forex Shares A-B FTSE Family Finance