Monday morning snapshot

US Stock markets were closed on Friday as it was a public holiday.

The Bank of England
Source: Bloomberg

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.

Stocks: SABMiller stated it is planning to sell its 39.6% stake in Tsogo Sun, the holding is worth approximately $1.089 billion.

The day ahead: Eurozone sentix investor confidence us due out at 9.30am.

All figures correct at 8.15am. All times London time.

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