UK Stocks-Factors to watch on June 21

June 21 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index .FTSE is seen opening higher on Tuesday, with futures FFIc1 up 0.2%.

* WOOD PLC: British energy services provider Wood Plc WG.L said on Tuesday it had appointed Ken Gilmartin as its chief executive officer, effective July 1.

* STRIKE: Britain's biggest rail strike in 30 years kicked off on Tuesday as tens of thousands of staff walked out in a dispute over pay and jobs that could pave the way for widespread industrial action across the economy in the coming months.

* EASYJET: British airline easyJet EZJ.L said on Tuesday it would buy 56 Airbus A320neo aircraft and convert an order of 18 A320neo jets to the same number of A321neo aircraft, substantially completing a 2013 agreement with the European planemaker.

* OCADO: British online supermarket and technology group Ocado OCDO.L will boost its liquidity by over $1 billion to fund its growth, it said on Monday.

* CAPRICORN ENERGY: Kite Lake, a hedge fund investor in Capricorn Energy CNE.L shares, criticised the gas and oil producer's planned merger with Tullow Oil TLW.L on Monday, saying the $827 million deal was value destructive to shareholders.

* TAXONOMY: The heads of three investor groups urged British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to exclude natural gas from the country's "green taxonomy" or risk undermining its scientific credibility, in a letter on Tuesday.

* GOLD: Gold prices edged up as the dollar eased, while investors kept a keen eye on posturing from major central banks on interest rate hikes for a clearer outlook for bullion.

* London's FTSE 100 rose on Monday, boosted by gains in financial and energy stocks, after the blue-chip index posted its third straight weekly drop on sluggish economic growth worries.

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Reporting by Muhammed Husain in Bengaluru

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