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European stock markets

European Stock Futures Lower

European stock markets are seen opening lower Monday, in cautious trading ahead of a week which sees the start of the U.S. earnings season as well as a deluge of important economic data. At 3:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.4% lower, CAC...

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European Stocks Edge Lower; German Industrial Production Disappoints

European stock markets edged lower Friday, weighed by concerns that the region’s patchy vaccination program will lead to a slow recovery from the Covid pandemic. At 4:05 AM ET (0905 GMT), the DAX in Germany traded 0.1% lower, the CAC 40 in France rose 0.1%, while the U.K.’s FTSE...

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European Stocks Higher; Dovish Fed Minutes Help Sentiment

European stock markets traded higher Thursday, helped by expectations of a global economic recovery after the Federal Reserve reaffirmed its commitment to an ultra-easy monetary policy. At 4:20 AM ET (0920 GMT), the DAXin Germany traded 0.2% higher, the CAC 40in France rose 0.5% and the U.K.’s FTSE 100gained...

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Europe's STOXX 600

Europe’s STOXX 600 hits record high on global recovery optimism

Europe’s benchmark equity index hit a record high on Tuesday, recovering all of its pandemic-driven losses as investors bet on a speedy global economic recovery, spurred by bumper stimulus spending and COVID-19 vaccination programmes. European traders returned from a long weekend to push the STOXX 600 up 0.8% to...

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Europe’s IPO market roars back to life, can it last?

The European market for initial public offerings has come roaring back this year after a moribund, COVID-hit 2020, but the poor debut by Deliveroo has amplified concerns around whether the momentum can last. European companies raised $19.55 billion through stock market listings in the first three months of the...

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European Stocks Edge Higher; U.S. Infrastructure Package Boosts Sentiment

European stock markets edged higher to record levels Thursday, boosted by additional stimulus in the form of the new U.S. infrastructure plan which overshadowed Covid worries. At 3:40 AM ET (0840 GMT), the DAXin Germany traded 0.6% higher at an all-time high, the CAC 40 in France rose 0.2%,...

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European Stocks Higher; Rising French Confidence Helps

European stock markets pushed higher Tuesday, helped by growing French consumer confidence while fears of a broader fallout from the U.S. hedge fund default eased. At 3:45 AM ET (0845 GMT), the DAXin Germany traded 0.7% higher, the CAC 40in France rose 0.8%, while the U.K.’s FTSE index climbed...

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European Stock Futures

European Stock Futures Lower; Covid Recovery Doubts Mount

European stock markets are seen opening lower Wednesday, continuing the global weakness, as doubts about the speed of recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic weigh on sentiment. The DAX Futures contract in Germany traded 0.1% lower, CAC 40 Futures in France dropped 0.4% and the FTSE 100 Futures contract in...

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European Stock Futures Lower on Lockdown Concerns; Turkey Also in Focus

European stock markets are seen opening lower Monday, weighed by plans for further lockdowns to combat a third wave of Covid-19 cases, while investors also watch events in Turkey closely. The DAX Futurescontract in Germany traded 0.3% lower, CAC 40 Futuresin France dropped 0.6% and the FTSE 100 FUTURES...

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European Stocks Mixed; German Autos Help DAX Outperform

European stocks ticked lower on Wednesday as most investors stayed on the sidelines ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve’s policy decision, while German carmaker BMW jumped after forecasting significant profit growth in 2021. The pan-European STOXX 600 index edged 0.3% lower, trading below a one-year peak after a cautious...

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