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European Stock Futures

European Stock Futures Mixed as J&J Vaccine News Blunts Inflation Threat

European stock markets are seen opening mixed Wednesday, largely continuing the positive global trend on the back of falling bond yields as U.S. inflation concerns eased, although other concerns over Covid-19 remain. At 3:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.2% higher, the FTSE...

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European Stock Futures Lower; U.K. GDP Disappoints Ahead of Key U.S. Data

European stock markets are seen opening marginally lower Tuesday, weighed on by some patchy growth data out of the U.K. but generally cautious ahead of key U.S. inflation numbers. At 3:15 AM ET (0715 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.1% lower, CAC 40 futures in France...

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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

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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European market

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 Stocks

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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