Fri, Mar 7 2014
LONDON, March 7 - European shares steadied in early trading on Friday, with many investors waiting for U.S. jobs data to provide fresh clues to health of the economy and help set the market's near-term direction.
LONDON, March 7 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen steady on Friday, with futures flat by 0738 GMT ahead of the cash market open.
LONDON, March 7 - European shares headed for a steady open on Friday, with investors seen avoiding strong bets ahead of U.S. jobs data that could provide fresh hints about the health of the economy and set the market's near-term direction.
LONDON, March 7 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening flat to 4 points higher, or up as much as 0.1 percent on Friday, according to financial bookmakers.
Thu, Mar 6 2014
PARIS, March 6 - European shares rose early on Thursday, supported by diplomatic efforts to resolve the crisis in Ukraine and by speculation that the European Central Bank could unveil further action to support the euro zone's economic recovery.
LONDON, March 6 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 9 to 11 points higher, or up as much as 0.2 percent, on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers.
Wed, Mar 5 2014
LONDON, March 5 - European stocks edged slightly lower on Wednesday, steadying after wild swings during the previous two sessions, as tensions over potential conflict in Ukraine appeared to ease, with Adidas among the biggest fallers.
LONDON, March 5 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening fractionally lower on Wednesday, with March futures on the index down 0.1 percent ahead of the cash market open.
LONDON, March 5 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 11 points, or 0.2 percent, on Wednesday, according to financial spreadbetter IG.
Tue, Mar 4 2014
LONDON, March 4 - European stocks rebounded on Tuesday with investors taking heart after Russia scaled back troop exercises near Ukraine that had sent markets sliding in the previous session on fear it could spill over into war.
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