UPDATE 2-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Monday Nov 16

lunes 16 de noviembre de 2015 03:59 GYT
 

(Updates with company news, futures prices)

LONDON Nov 16 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 41 to 45 points lower, or around 0.7 percent on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.7 percent ahead of the cash market open. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

* The UK blue chip index closed 1 percent lower at 6,118.28 points on Friday.

* Stocks in major markets are set for a short-term sell-off on Monday after suspected Islamist militants launched coordinated attacks across Paris that killed more than 130 people, but few strategists expect a prolonged economic impact or change in prevailing market directions.

* Britain will boost its intelligence agency staff by 15 percent and more than double spending on aviation security to counter the increasing threat from Islamist militants, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Monday.

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