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European shares fall further as trade fears mount

European shares fell on Friday with tech, basic resources stocks and banks bearing the brunt of a wide sell-off triggered by worries that U.S. tariffs on imports from China could escalate into a fully-blown trade war.

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on March 23

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 72 points on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. * BANK OF ENGLAND: The Bank of England kept interest rates steady on Thursday but two policymakers unexpectedly voted for a hike, reinforcing the view among economists that borrowing costs will rise in May for only the second time since the 2008 financial crisis. * DANA CONTRACT: Auto components maker Dana Inc said on Thursday it would supply front and rear