Here are 10 things you should know for Monday, June 30:
1. -- U.S. stock futures were flat on Monday ahead of a week filled with economic data from the U.S., China and a meeting of the European Central Bank.
European stocks were mixed while Asian shares ended Monday's session mostly higher. Japan's Nikkei 225 gained 0.4%.
2. -- The economic calendar in the U.S. on Monday includes Chicago PMI for June at 9:45 a.m. EDT and pending home sales for May at 10 a.m.
3. -- U.S. stocks on Friday rose but finished the week lower. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed flat at 16,851.84, though 0.56% lower for the week. The S&P 500 inched 0.19% higher on Friday to 1,960.96, down just 0.1% since Monday. The Nasdaq climbed 0.43% to 4,397.93.
4. -- The Justice Department is expected to announce on Monday a settlement with BNP Paribas involving a record fine of nearly $9 billion over alleged U.S. sanctions violations by France's biggest bank, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
BNP is expected to plead guilty to a criminal charge in Manhattan Federal Court on Monday and the Justice Department is planning a news conference in Washington to announce a deal the same day, sources said.
The penalties, which the sources said may also include a temporary ban on some dollar-clearing business, could hit BNP's dividend payout, regulatory capital ratios and its investment banking targets, analysts said, Reuters reported.
The bank is expected to retain its banking license from the New York state banking regulator, according to Reuters.
5. -- Kenneth Feinberg, who is creating a fund to compensate victims of General Motors' (GM) faulty ignition switch, is expected to offer payments for all drivers, passengers and bystanders killed or hurt in collisions related to the defect, according to a lawyer who said he's spoken to him, Bloomberg reported.