This morning in London: The FTSE 100 is currently down 17 points at 6605.
The day ahead: UK CPI, RPI and PPI output are due at 9.30am. Eurozone and German ZEW and trade balance are out at 10am. US CPI is announced at 1.30 pm, followed by the NAHB housing market index at 3pm.
All figures correct at 8.30am. All times London time.