Cryptocurrency prices were mixed on Friday after losing 10% of market cap this week following U.S. SEC’s announcement to postpone a crypto ETF decision. Meanwhile, a report on Thursday suggested 41% of Americans are not interested in investing in Bitcoin.
Stocks in focus in pre-market trade Friday:
U.K. equities were lower at the close on Friday, as losses in the Industrial Metals & Mining, Forestry & Paper and Mining sectors propelled shares lower.
As U.S. President Donald Trump takes aim at Turkey, the euro is getting caught in the crossfire.
The U.S. dollar was stronger against other currencies Friday, rising near a 14-month high as political tensions pulled the euro and Turkish lira lower.