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European Stocks Gain; Entain Soars on DraftKings Interest

European stock markets traded higher Wednesday, helped by M&A action in the leisure sector and an easing of tensions around embattled Chinese property group Evergrande , ahead of a key Federal Reserve meeting. At 4 AM ET (0800 GMT), the DAXin Germany traded 0.2% higher, the CAC 40in France...

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Oil dips, pares back only some of sharp gains made on U.S. stocks drawdown

Brent Oil was trading 0.13% down at $75.37. Oil prices slipped on Thursday, paring back only some of the large gains made the previous day on the back a larger-than-expected drawdown in crude oil stocks in the United States. Brent oil fell 12 cents, or 0.2%, to $75.34 a...

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Sharp rise in European sentiment helps stocks higher

European shares ended higher on Tuesday after data showed economic sentiment improved sharply in June, while Adidas lifted the German index with a share buyback plan. The pan-European STOXX 600 closed 0.3% higher at 456.37 points, after data showed eurozone economic sentiment hit a 21-year high in June as...

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European shares hold near peaks; travel stocks shine on recovery prospects

European stocks remained near record highs on Wednesday, with investors holding off on taking big bets ahead of a policy decision from the European Central Bank and a U.S. inflation reading later this week. The pan-European STOXX 600index closed 0.1% higher, but stayed just short of a record high...

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European shares at fresh peaks as travel, real estate stocks lead

European stocks hit new highs on Tuesday, lifted by travel and real estate shares, but weak German industrial output data and doubts over Britain lifting restrictions later this month capped gains. The pan-European STOXX 600index closed 0.1% higher after notching a record high earlier in the session, with sectors...

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European shares stay at record highs; commodity stocks fall

European stocks hit record highs on Monday as another run of gains in automakers more than offset early declines in commodity-linked shares sparked by downbeat China export data. The European automobiles and parts index rose 0.9% to reach its highest since March 2015, extending a 5.3% rally from last...

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European stock traders place their blockbuster bets in the dark

Think of an exclusive poker game where the minimum bet is close to $1 million. The stock-trading version, “dark pools” that host blockbuster trades, are pulling in major money in Europe. On June 24, 2016 – the day after the Brexit vote – just 3% of trades on the...

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Marks & Spencer shares surge in otherwise sluggish London market

London stocks were generally lower on Wednesday, with heavily weighted HSBC dragging the index lower, along with British Land, though Marks & Spencer was a bright spot after well-received results. The FTSE 100 index dipped 0.1% to 7,019.67, while the yield on 10-year U.K. gilts fell 3 basis points...

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