CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures fall on global bond market selloff

Thu Jun 4, 2015 7:34am EDT
 
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June 4 (Reuters) - Futures pointed to a lower opening for Canada's main stock index on Thursday after global markets slipped due to a jump in the euro and a spike in bond yields.

June futures on the S&P TSX index were down 0.69 percent at 7:20 a.m. ET.

Ivey Purchasing Managers Index is scheduled to be released at 10:00 a.m. ET.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index closed higher on Wednesday as gains in the financial sector helped offset weakness in the energy industry.

Dow Jones Industrial Average e-mini futures were down 0.57 percent at 7:20 a.m. ET, while S&P 500 e-mini futures were down 0.64 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were down 0.88 percent.

(Morning News Call newsletter link.reuters.com/nex49s; The Day Ahead newsletter link.reuters.com/mex49s)

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