The UK 100 opened flat this morning

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- The UK 100 opened flat this morning with it now Trading down 8 points, in Germany the DAX is down 40 points, and the CAC is down 3 points

- The Dow closed 120 points down last night and Dow Futures up 13 points

- European stocks retreated, with the Stoxx Europe 600 Index heading for its biggest weekly decline since September, as the Bank of France said that the euro area’s second-largest economy may contract in the fourth quarter. U.S. index futures showed little changed, while Asian shares slid

- GBP/USD is at 15976, EUR/USD is at 12743, USD/JPY is at 79.37, gold is at $1737 and US Crude December is at $8521

- The US Import and Export prices at 1.30pm

- The US Consumer Sentiment is at 2.55pm

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