Katy Barnato is an associate producer for CNBC.com, for which she writes and edits business news and features.
She joined CNBC in 2011, after spending most of her career reporting on bond markets for Credit magazine. Her work has also been published in the U.K.'s Sunday Telegraph.
Katy graduated in newspaper journalism from City University in London and economics and politics from the University of Bristol.
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U.S. stock index futures traded higher on Friday, with global shares boosted early in the day by hopes of monetary stimulus in China.
Stock futures fell after data.
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U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Tuesday, ahead of the release of several housing market indicators.
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