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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 21

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 2 points higher at 7490 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. * ANTOFAGASTA: Union-represented workers and management at Antofagasta's Zaldivar copper mine failed to reach a wage deal on Thursday and agreed to extend government-mediated talks into next week, the union said. * TEN GROUP: Concierge service company Ten Group has appointed Jefferies to oversee a flotation on the junior AIM market, Sky News repo

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 20

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 13 points on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. * BHP BILLITON: Chilean authorities have approved a $2.5 billion expansion of BHP Billiton's Spence copper mine, a local newspaper reported on Wednesday, though the company has not yet decided whether to go ahead with the project. * CARILLION: Oxfordshire County Council, which last week ended much of a 10-year 500 million pound ($652 million) contract with Ca


Trump's new hire Scaramucci makes conciliatory debut with media

WASHINGTON If President Donald Trump, who refers to the media as "fake news," wants his staff to use a more conciliatory approach with journalists, new communications director Anthony Scaramucci may be implementing such a shift - for now.