The CAC 40 Futures is trading at 5,528.46 up with +1.39% percent or  +75.74 point .The FTSE 100 Futures is trading at  7,772.00 with a loss of -0.21% percent or -16.50 point.  The DAX Futures is trading at 13,137.00 up with +0.05% percent or +6.00 point . The EURO Stoxx 50 Futures is trading at 3,536.00 up with +0.11% percent or  +4.00  point.


Asian shares wobbled on Friday as investors braced for U.S. tariffs against China, while the euro flirted with two-week lows after a cautious European Central Bank indicated it would not raise interest rates for some time.

Spreadbetters expected a slightly better tone in European equities, forecasting a higher open for Britain’s FTSE, Germany’s DAX and France’s CAC.

U.S. President Donald Trump has made up his mind to impose “pretty significant” tariffs and will unveil a list targeting $50 billion of Chinese goods on Friday, an administration official said. Beijing has warned that it was ready to respond.


For the day France’s CAC 40 closed at 5,528.46 up with +1.39% percent or +75.74 point.the FTSE 100 closed at 7,765.79 up with +0.81% percent or +62.08 point.  Germany’s DAX closed at 13,107.10 up with +1.68% percent or  +216.52 point.


For the day the Dow is trading at 25,175.31 with  a loss of –0.10% percent or –25.89 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,782.49 with +0.25% percent or +6.86 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,761.04  up with +0.85% percent or +65.34 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at 22,851.75 up with +0.50% percent or +113.14 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 30,399.38 with a loss of –0.13% percent or –40.79 point. China’s Shanghai Composite is trading at 3,022.93 with  a loss of –0.70% percent or –21.23 point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 35,543.18 with a loss of –0.16% percent or  –56.64 point at 12:15 PM.