LONDON, March 6 (Reuters) - European stock index futures
turned higher ahead of the cash market open on Wednesday, with
investors piling in to a rally to multi-year highs and Vodafone
expected to gain on the back of merger talks.
At 0750 GMT, futures for Euro STOXX 50 were up 0.1
percent, reversing earlier losses. Futures for FTSE 100 surged
0.5 percent, while those for Germany's DAX and
France's CAC were 0.3 and 0.2 percent higher
"It's panic buying," said Nick Xanders, who heads up
European equity strategy at BTIG.
"At this stage everyone wants to buy it, everyone wants to
get involved and everyone is scared of underperforming."