UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 24

martes 24 de mayo de 2016 01:20 GYT

May 24 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down  20
points, or 0.3 percent lower, on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers. For
more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on 
    * The UK blue chip index closed 0.3 percent lower at 6,136.43 points on
Monday, with a drop in the prices of crude oil and industrial metals putting
pressure on commodities-related stocks. 
    * SHELL: Dutch pension fund PGGM, a major shareholder in Royal Dutch Shell
, criticised the company's climate change policy on Monday, a day before
Shell's annual meeting. 
    * STOCK SPIRITS: Vodka maker Stock Spirits Group Plc's shareholders
voted for all the proposals put forth by Western Gate Private Investments Ltd,
handing the top investor a victory nearly two months after it started agitating
for changes at the company. 
    * UK REFERENDUM: The cost of a family holiday to Europe could rise by up to
230 pounds ($333) if Britons vote to leave the European Union next month, the
prime minister said on Tuesday in the latest in a string of warnings of the
impact of Brexit on family finances. 
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 (Reporting by Esha Vaish in Bengaluru; Editing by Sunil Nair)