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CORRECTED-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Oct.17

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 10 points at 7,536.9 points on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers. * CAPITA: Capita staff represented by British trade union Unite will go on strike after talks with the company over changes to its defined benefit pension scheme failed, the union said on Monday. * RIO TINTO: Global miner Rio Tinto on Tuesday said it had lifted its third

UPDATE 2-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Oct 16

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 20 points higher on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.03 percent ahead of the cash market open. * INTERSERVE: British support services and construction company Interserve Plc said on Monday it has engaged in discussions with its lenders. * CONVATEC: British medical technology company ConvaTec Group Plc cut its full-year organic

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Oct 16

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 20 points higher on Monday, according to financial bookmakers. * GLENCORE: Glencore PLC had a standstill agreement that temporarily prevents the Swiss company from making a hostile bid for U.S. commodities trader Bunge Ltd , the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. Bunge had rebuffed a takeover approach by Glencore in May. * EASYJET: EasyJet is in talks to take on up to 25 A320 aircraft

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Oct 13

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 11 points lower at 7,545 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. * HSBC: Citigroup Inc, Deutsche Bank AG and HSBC Holdings Plc have agreed to pay a combined $132 million to settle a U.S. class action brought by futures traders accusing them of manipulating the Libor benchmark interest rate, according to a U.S. court filing on Wednesday. * STANDARD CHARTERED: The chairman of British bank Standard Chartered called

CORRECTED-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Oct 12

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 6 points lower on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. * EU BANKS: The European Commission proposed on Wednesday watered-down measures to help guard European Union banks against future crises, after two years of fruitless talks among the 28 EU states on more ambitious plans. * EQUIFAX BREACH: The powerful chair of Britain's parliamentary treasury committee dema

European shares trade sideways, Just Eat and Lufthansa shine

European shares traded sideways in early deals on Thursday despite new highs in Asia and on Wall Street, with financial shares being the biggest burden and Just Eat the top performer after its merger with Hungryhouse got provisional clearance.

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