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A year after Brexit vote, European and UK shares diverge

* Financials, energy stocks fall (Recasts, adds detail and quote, updates prices at close)

A year after Brexit vote, European and UK shares diverge

* Financials, energy stocks fall (Adds detail and quotes, updates prices)

A year after Brexit vote, European and UK shares diverge

LONDON, June 23 Another wobble in commodity-related shares saw UK bluechips extend their underperformance against continental European peers on Friday.

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on June 23

(Adds company news item, futures) June 23 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 14 points lower at 7,425.7 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.1 percent ahead of the cash market open. * GSK: GlaxoSmithKline Plc's new chief executive officer, Emma Walmsley, is shaking up the British drugmaker's portfolio of smaller products with plans to divest its MaxiNutrition sports nutrition brand, two people familiar with the

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on June 23

June 23 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 14 points lower at 7,425.7 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. * GSK: GlaxoSmithKline Plc's new chief executive officer, Emma Walmsley, is shaking up the British drugmaker's portfolio of smaller products with plans to divest its MaxiNutrition sports nutrition brand, two people familiar with the matter said on Thursday. * Petropavlovsk: Shareholders voted for four new board member

Health stocks help European equities cut losses

* UK's Imagination Tech puts itself up for sale, shares bounce

 
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