This morning in London: The FTSE 100 is currently down seven points at 6858.
FX and commodities: GBP/USD is down 14 pips at $1.7147, EUR/USD is down ten pips at $1.3586 and USD/JPY is up eight pips at ¥102.14. Brent crude is down eight cents at $110.47 and gold is trading at $1314, down $6.
The day ahead: Eurozone sentix investor confidence us due out at 9.30am.
All figures correct at 8.15am. All times London time.