(Corrects to Friday from Tuesday in the first paragraph)
LONDON, April 8 (Reuters) - European equities were expected to open higher on Friday after losses in the previous session, spreadbetting company IG predicted.
IG expected Britain's FTSE 100 to open about 25 points higher, or up 0.4 percent, Germany's DAX to rise 64 points, or 0.7 percent, and France's CAC 40 to gain 14 points, or 0.1 percent.
The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index ended 0.8 percent lower on Thursday after hitting a one-month low earlier in the session. The index, down about 10 percent so far this year, remained on track for its fourth straight week of losses.
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Mike Dolan, Markets Editor EMEA. (Reporting by Atul Prakash)