UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 7

lunes 7 de abril de 2014 02:40 GYT

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LONDON, April 7 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening lower on Monday, with June futures for the index down 0.7 percent by 0637 GMT. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

* The UK blue chip index closed up 46.41 points, or 0.7 percent, at 6,695.55 points on Friday.

* British businesses plan to increase hiring and investment over the next 12 months, even as recent economic data points to a possible slowdown in economic growth, a poll of finance directors showed.

* VODAFONE : Spanish cable group Ono, which agreed to a takeover offer from Vodafone last month, will renegotiate the terms of its large debt pile, the head of the British telecom group's business in Spain said in a newspaper interview.