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European Markets

European Markets Hover Near Flatline Ahead of Central Bank Statements

CAC 40 is trading up 0.28% at 5898.85 European markets hovered near the flatline on Monday, as investors look ahead to getting further hints of a potential interest rate hike path from the Federal Reserve this week. As of 03:20 a.m. EST (0720 GMT), Europe’s STOXX 600 index was...

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European Stocks Higher; German CPI Data Soars

CAC 40 is trading down 1.14% at 5953.78 European stock markets are expected to open higher Tuesday, rebounding to a degree after the previous session’s sharp losses, but concerns remain that aggressive monetary tightening will stunt economic growth in the region. At 2 AM ET (0600 GMT), the DAX...

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European Stocks Mixed; Focus on Potential New Russian Sanctions

DAX 40is trading down 0.89% at 14428.90 European stock markets traded in a mixed fashion Tuesday, with investors digesting the potential for more sanctions against Moscow, which could lead to higher commodity prices and fuel inflation concerns. By 3:40 AM ET (0740 GMT), the DAX in Germany traded 0.4%...

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Stocks slip in Europe as investors refine Fed hike bets

European stocks fell on Thursday as cautious investors continued to assess how far and fast the U.S. Federal Reserve will begin raising interest rates this year. Also keeping a lid on risk-taking were the tech-laden U.S. Nasdaq entering correction territory on Wednesday, a sell-off in bonds, still elevated crude...

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European shares in the red after hawkish Fed comments

European stocks dropped in early trading on Friday after more Fed policymakers signalled they will start to raise U.S. interest rates in March to combat inflation. Asian shares fell after Fed Governor Lael Brainard became the latest and most senior U.S. central banker to indicate that the U.S. Federal...

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European Stock Futures Mixed; Omicron News, Fed Meeting in Focus

European stock markets are expected to open in subdued fashion Tuesday as investors digest the spread of the Omicron Covid variant ahead of three key central bank meetings this week. At 2 AM ET (0700 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.2% higher, while CAC 40 futures...

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European Stocks Edge Higher; Continuing Rally on Omicron Optimism

European stock markets posted small gains Wednesday, adding to the recent sharp rally driven by hopes that the Omicron Covid-19 variant is less virulent than previous versions. At 3:35 AM ET (0835 GMT), the DAX in Germany traded 0.1% higher, the CAC 40 in France rose 0.5% and the...

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U.S. & European stock futures rise, oil bounces

U.S. and European stocks futures moved higher on Monday as Asian markets lagged, while bonds surrendered some of their recent gains and oil rallied as Saudi Arabia lifted its crude prices. November’s mixed U.S. jobs report did little to shake market expectations of more aggressive tightening by the Federal...

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European Stock Futures Edge Lower; Thyssenkrupp Offers Positive Outlook

European stock markets are expected to open marginally lower Thursday as investors digest the region’s growing inflationary pressures as well as Thyssenkrupp’s quarterly report. At 2:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded flat, CAC 40 futures in France dropped 0.1% and the FTSE...

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