UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Wednesday Oct 21

miércoles 21 de octubre de 2015 01:43 GYT

LONDON, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening
up 11 to 14 points, or as much as 0.2 percent higher on Wednesday, according to
financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please
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    * The blue-chip FTSE 100 ended 0.1 percent lower at 6,345.13 points
on Tuesday, outperforming a 0.4 percent fall in the pan-European FTSEurofirst
300, with a rally in InterContinental Hotels Group and
Whitbread following their well-received results underpinning the market.

    * BHP BILLITION - BHP Billiton boosted September quarter iron ore
production by 7 percent on Wednesday, while maintaining full-year guidance and
shrugging off growing concerns of a mounting global supply glut. 
    * SABMILLER - The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee's antitrust
subcommittee will hold a hearing to discuss Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA's 
plans to buy rival SABMiller PLC, two senators said on Tuesday. 
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 (Reporting by Alistair Smout)