UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Friday Nov 6

viernes 6 de noviembre de 2015 02:59 GYT

LONDON, Nov 6 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening
up 3 to 12 points, or flat to 0.2 percent higher according to financial
bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on
    * The FTSE 100 closed down 0.8 percent at 6,364.90 points on Thursday,
weighed down by resources stocks. 
    * BHP BILLITON - A dam holding back waste water from an iron ore
mine in Brazil that is owned by Vale and BHP Billiton burst
on Thursday, devastating a nearby town with mudslides and leaving officials in
the remote region scrambling to assess casualties. 
    * STANDARD CHARTERED - Simon Perkins, the Singapore-based global
head of aviation finance at Standard Chartered, is leaving the bank, people with
direct knowledge of the matter said. 
    * DARTY - Books and music retailer Fnac said on Friday
that it had raised its offer for electrical goods company Darty in an agreed
deal that would create a French market leader in white goods. 
    * TRAVEL FIRMS -  Britain will resume flights from the Egyptian resort of
Sharm al-Sheikh on Friday after agreeing on additional security measures with
Cairo, the prime minister's office said. 
    * Britain's labour market will start to tighten in the coming months as the
economy approaches full employment, Bank of England Deputy Governor Minouche
Shafik said in an interview broadcast on Friday. 

 Synthomer PLC            SYNTS.L              Synthomer PLC Interim
                                               Management Statement Release
 3i Infrastructure PLC    3IN.L                Half Year 2015 3I
                                               Infrastructure PLC Earnings
 Inmarsat PLC             ISA.L                Q3 2015 Inmarsat PLC Earnings
 Intu Properties PLC      INTUP.L              Q3 2015 Intu Properties PLC
                                               Trading Update Release
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 (Reporting by Alistair Smout)