UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Wednesday November 26

miércoles 26 de noviembre de 2014 03:31 GYT

(Updates company news)

LONDON Nov 26 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 15 to 16 points, or 0.2 percent higher on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

* The blue-chip FTSE 100 index closed 1.35 points higher, or flat in percentage terms, at 6,731.14 points. The index reached a two-month high last week.

* BT - Deutsche Telekom said it and France's Orange had entered into preliminary discussions with Britain's BT Group over the Franco-German mobile telecoms joint venture EE Ltd.

* WOLSELEY - The British plumbing supplies group posted a 13 percent rise in underlying trading profit in the first quarter of its financial year, lifted by stronger trading in its U.S., UK and the Nordic regions.