FTSE 100 futures rise after new slump in sterling

FTSE 100 futures rise after new slump in sterling
 

Futures on Britain's top shares index rose on Friday, with a new slump in sterling expected to give a lift to the shares of internationally active companies, which often benefit from a weaker pound.
Britain's FTSE 100 futures were up by 0.5 percent, outpacing a slight dip in futures on the Euro STOXX 50 and Germany's DAX. France's CAC futures edged up 0.1 percent.
Sterling recouped some of its losses after a precipitous plunge to a new 31-year low on Friday, but traders said it remained vulnerable to renewed selling due to fears Britain will pursue a "hard" exit from the European... read more

 
7 October 2016 in World News, Views: 33
Source: Reuters
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