Polymetal and Evraz join FTSE 100

Building materials group CRH, steel and mining company Evraz and precious metals producer Polymetal will be promoted to the FTSE 100 on 19 December as a result of this quarter’s stock exchange review. They will take the places of mobile satellite firm Inmarsat, asset manager Investec and platinum miner Lonmin. The reshuffle will also see mining group Bumi and the John Laing Infrastructure Fund join the FTSE 250. Pace, Premier Foods and SThree have been relegated alongside Mothercare and Thomas Cook from the FTSE 250 to the FTSE Small Cap.