UK Stocks-FTSE futures slip lower, oil prices extend losses

martes 15 de septiembre de 2015 02:24 GYT

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LONDON, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 futures contract slipped down by 0.2 percent on Tuesday, with Brent crude oil prices extending losses as Asia's economic weakness persisted. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on.

* The UK blue chip index closed down 0.5 percent at 6,084.59 points on Monday.

* BRITAIN/EU/JEREMY CORBYN: The new left-wing leader of Britain's opposition Labour party said on Monday it should not automatically support any deal negotiated by Prime Minister David Cameron for Britain to remain in the European Union.

* KINGFISHER : Home improvements retailer Kingfisher reported lower first-half adjusted pre-tax profits, but raised its interim dividend.

* ARM : Technology group ARM, whose products are used in Apple smartphones, said trading was in line with the outlook given at its second quarter results.

* OLD MUTUAL : Financial services group Old Mutual said its chief operating officer would be leaving the company.   Continuación...