Telecoms group COLT was leading the risers on the second-tier index after a bolt-on acquisition of a UK cloud computing specialist, beefing up its presence in the small to medium enterprises (SME) market.
Colt has completed the purchase of Fidelity Telecom Limited, a privately-owned company which trades under the ThinkGrid name.
Sector peers TalkTalk and Cable & Wireless Communications were also performing well on Monday afternoon.
Outsourcing and energy services group MITIE was among the fallers despite saying it has made a 'good start' to its financial year with 87% of budgeted revenues for the year having already been secured.
??Recruitment firm Michael Page fell after its profits took a tumble as market conditions worsened in the second quarter; things are not looking much brighter for the second half of the 2012 either. ??
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