UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Friday Nov 6

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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Friday Nov 6
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LONDON, Nov 6 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening up 3 to 12 points, or flat to 0.2 percent higher according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on*:nL8N1310I5

* The FTSE 100 closed down 0.8 percent at 6,364.90 points on Thursday, weighed down by resources stocks. ID:nL8N1305U9

* BHP BILLITON BLT.L - A dam holding back waste water from an iron ore mine in Brazil that is owned by Vale VALE5.SA and BHP Billiton BHP.AX burst on Thursday, devastating a nearby town with mudslides and leaving officials in the remote region scrambling to assess casualties.*:nL1N1303CA

* STANDARD CHARTERED STAN.L - Simon Perkins, the Singapore-based global head of aviation finance at Standard Chartered , is leaving the bank, people with direct knowledge of the matter said.*:nL3N13126D

* DARTY DRTY.L - Books and music retailer Fnac FNAC.PA said on Friday that it had raised its offer for electrical goods company Darty in an agreed deal that would create a French market leader in white goods.*:nP6N0QQ02C

* TRAVEL FIRMS - Britain will resume flights from the Egyptian resort of Sharm al-Sheikh on Friday after agreeing on additional security measures with Cairo, the prime minister's office said.*:nL1N1302WW

* Britain's labour market will start to tighten in the coming months as the economy approaches full employment, Bank of England Deputy Governor Minouche Shafik said in an interview broadcast on Friday.*:nL8N1310GZ


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