Jenny Cosgrave is a staff writer at CNBC.com covering wealth, luxury retail trends, asset management, economics and markets. Previously she worked as a correspondent for Investment Week, covering the U.K. asset management industry.
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U.S. stock index futures indicated a flat to slightly lower open, as investors weighed April employment report and looked ahead to the week's data.
European shares rallied on Friday after the U.K. election outcome and a U.S. jobs report that showed economic growth but not enough to warrant a rate rise immediately.
European equities trimmed losses on Thursday and closed flat, rebounding from heavy selling earlier in the session.
One of the U.K's most prominent fund managers has joined Bill Gates in backing a small biopharmaceutical firm with a bumper $50 million investment.
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