Financial markets' focus over the coming week will be squarely on the release of the official monthly US jobs report.
The FTSE 100 ended the week 4. 56 points higher, closing on Friday at 7,022. 61.
The spotlight in financial markets is expected to continue to be on US inflation readings, in particular, although a myriad of key reports and policy decisions are also due throughout the week.
The focus in financial markets over the coming week will be on global manufacturing and services sector conditions with a raft of survey results due out in the euro area, UK and US on Friday.
The FTSE 100 ended the week 86. 1 points lower, closing at 7,043. 61 on Friday.
The FTSE 100 ended the week 159. 9 points higher, closing at 7,129. 71 on Friday.
Financial markets' focus over the coming week will be on inflation readings due out across the world's largest economies, including China, euro area and US.