London stocks were set to rise at the open on Thursday following an upbeat session on Wall Street, as investors eyed the latest policy announcement from the European Central Bank.
The FTSE 100 was called to open 23 points higher at 7,260.
CMC Markets analyst Michael Hewson said: “Yesterday saw another choppy session for markets in Europe, with the FTSE 100 finishing sharply lower due to weakness in crude oil prices, which fell to their lowest levels since early February, as concerns over a global recession increased…
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