Plus500 announced that it had repurchased 33,000 of its own ordinary shares through Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited.
UK consumer confidence slumped in March as the coronavirus pandemic began to make its mark on companies, according to Lloyds Banking Group Plc.
FTSE index surrendered early gains on Monday, as European stocks were particularly badly hit by the ongoing trade tensions between the U.S and China.
The FTSE 100 traded 0.72% lower on Tuesday amidst fears of escalating US-China trade tensions.
The FTSE ended 2 points lower at 7584 on Thursday. The index dropped below the 7575 level and found support at 7535 before turning back up.
The FTSE 100 index lost 39 points to end at 7646 on Tuesday. The price edged slightly above its high at 7711 before trading lower.