European Stock Index Futures Signal Higher Open

by
Reuters
European stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Tuesday, with sentiment improving on expectations of an interest rate cut by the European Central Bank and the continuation of easy U.S. monetary policy.

European stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Tuesday, with sentiment improving on expectations of an interest rate cut by the European Central Bank and the continuation of easy U.S. monetary policy.

At 0603 GMT, futures for Euro STOXX 50, UK's FTSE 100, Germany's DAX and France's CAC were 0.3 to 0.6 percent higher.