US STOCKS-Futures rise as Greece makes new bid for bailout deal

miércoles 1 de julio de 2015 07:33 GYT

* Futures up: Dow 145 pts, S&P 15.50 pts, Nasdaq 36.50 pts

By Sweta Singh

July 1 (Reuters) - U.S. futures rose on Wednesday after Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras signaled he was prepared to accept most of creditors' bailout terms with some modifications.

* Greece on Tuesday defaulted on a 1.6 billion euro repayment to the International Monetary Fund.

* Tsipras has sent a letter to the creditors outlining conditions for Athens' acceptance of a loan offer. Euro zone officials have said that at least some governments would find it hard to accept the conditions.

* Euro zone finance ministers will hold a conference call at 11:30 a.m. ET (1530 GMT) on Wednesday to discuss Greece.

* In the United States, payrolls processor ADP will release its June private jobs data at 08:15 a.m. ET (1215 GMT).

* The Institute for Supply Management will release its June manufacturing data at 10:00 a.m. ET (1400 GMT). The data is expected to show an increase in manufacturing activity for the month.

* Automakers will report June sales.   Continuación...