In the US today, the big theme will be non-farm payrolls due at 1.30pm BST, consensus is for 100k, in company earnings Proctor and Gamble release quarterly earnings with consensus for an EPS of 77 cents. Elsewhere, Knight Securities was active closing over 60% lower on the session, with the company actively looking for cash investment options following losses from their technical failure on Wednesday.

 

Posted by Philip Ball | Sales and Trading