UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan. 14



Jan 14 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening lower, with futures FFIc1 down 0.6% on Friday.

* ANTITRUST: Social media giant Facebook FB.O , now known as Meta Platforms, faces a 2.3 billion pound plus class action in Britain over allegations it abused its market dominance by exploiting the personal data of 44 million users.

* HOMEBUILDERS: British homebuilders are set for their worst weekly performance since before the first UK lockdown in 2020 under the weight of discounted stock placements, a weak trading update the government ordering companies to pay to remove flammable material from buildings.

* SSE: UK power producer SSE SSE.L said on Thursday there was no "incident" at its Atwick gas storage facility in northeast England, but that a "fire and gas trip" it reported earlier to the National Grid was prompted by a replacement of the fire and gas detection system.

* SHELL: Mexican state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos will take control of the Deer Park refinery in Houston, Texas on Jan. 20, three sources with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday.

* OIL: Oil prices eased for a second session on growing concerns that Washington may soon act to cool prices, while movement controls in China to rein in a COVID-19 outbreak weighed on fuel demand.

* GOLD: Gold was flat but the metal was set for its best weekly gain since November, buoyed by a weaker U.S. dollar and Treasury yields, as traders awaited more economic data for clarity about the Federal Reserve's tapering policy.

* London's FTSE 250 index slipped on Thursday, dragged down by shares of Countryside Properties and Marks & Spencer, while a rise in heavyweight financial and commodity stocks helped the FTSE 100 edge higher.

* UK CORPORATE DIARY: Experian plc

EXPN.L

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Currys Plc

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Reporting by Muhammed Husain in Bengaluru

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