European Factors to Watch-Equity futures up on sign of Greece agreement

lunes 13 de julio de 2015 02:55 GYT

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LONDON, July 13 (Reuters) - European equities headed for a sharply higher open on Monday on indications that euro zone leaders at a marathon emergency summit on Greece had reached agreement.

Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel said in a one-word tweet "Agreement", while the Cyprus government spokesman tweeted: "Seems we have a deal."

Futures for the Euro STOXX 50, Germany's DAX , Britain's FTSE and France's CAC, which open sharply lower, were up 0.4 to 1.2 percent by 0653 GMT.

Commodity stocks will also be in focus after data showed China's exports picked up unexpectedly in June but imports tumbled again, reinforcing expectations that the government may further loosen policy to lift the Chinese economy after a recent stock market rout.



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