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European Stock Futures Edge Higher; German GDP Rebounds

European stock markets are expected to edge higher at the open Tuesday, helped by a strong handover from Wall Street after the full approval of a Covid-19 vaccine as well as signs of strong German growth. At 2:05 AM ET (0605 GMT), the DAX Futurescontract in Germany traded 0.1%...

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UK house prices return to growth in July – Halifax

British house prices rose in July after falling in June as demand for bigger homes following pandemic lockdowns helped to soften the impact of a reduced tax break for buyers, mortgage lender Halifax said on Friday. House prices last month were 0.4% higher than in June when they fell...

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European Stocks Mixed; Societe Generale, BP Impress With Earnings

European stock markets traded largely higher Tuesday, helped by a batch of largely positive corporate earnings from a number of corporate giants. At 3:30 AM ET (0730 GMT), the DAXin Germany traded largely flat, the U.K.’s FTSE 100climbed 0.3% and the CAC 40in France rose 0.8%. The corporate earnings...

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Oil rally helps energy stocks lead European shares higher

European shares ended higher on Thursday as a rally in crude prices saw energy stocks surge more than 2%, while strong earnings reports helped dispel some concerns over the infectious “Delta” variant of the coronavirus. The pan-European STOXX 600closed 0.6% higher at 455.63 points, with energy stocks marking their...

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European shares end slightly higher as Fed comes into focus

European shares rose for an eighth straight session on Tuesday, driven by optimism over an economic recovery this year, but gains were limited as investors hunkered down ahead of the Federal Reserve’s two-day policy meeting. The pan-European STOXX 600 ended 0.1% higher at a record closing high of 458.81...

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