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European Stock Market News

European Stock Futures Mixed; Apple Lifts Some of Fed-Induced Gloom

European stock markets are expected to open in a mixed fashion Friday, helped by strong earnings from Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) but with investors remaining cautious over the recent hawkish turn by the Federal Reserve as well as Russia’s intentions for Ukraine. At 2 AM ET (0700 GMT), the DAX futures...

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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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European Stock Futures Higher; Fed Meeting Looms Large

European stock markets are expected to open higher Tuesday, rebounding from the previous session’s sharp losses, although worries remain about the contagion risks associated with property giant China Evergrande Group, while the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting continues to dominate thinking. At 2:05 AM ET (0605 GMT), the DAX Futurescontract...

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European stocks track Asian equities higher

European stocks inched higher on Friday, tracking a positive trading session in Asia, even as investors weighed risks from tighter monetary policies after the European Central Bank signalled a slowdown of its pandemic-era bond purchases. The pan-European STOXX 600 index was up 0.2%, as of 0710 GMT, but was...

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European Stock Futures Edge Higher; U.S. Payrolls in Focus

European stock markets are expected to trade cautiously higher Friday as investors await the release of key U.S. employment data, which could influence future Federal Reserve monetary policy. At 2:05 AM ET (0605 GMT), the DAX Futures contract in Germany traded 0.2% higher, CAC 40 Futures in France climbed...

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European Stock Futures Higher; German Retail Sales Slump

European stock markets are expected to open higher Wednesday, helped by upbeat comments from the ECB, but concerns remain about the strength of the global economic recovery. At 2:05 AM ET (0605 GMT), the DAX Futurescontract in Germany traded 0.3% higher, CAC 40 Futuresin France climbed 0.6% and the...

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European Stock Futures Lower; China Data Points to Slowdown

European stock markets are expected to open lower Monday, as a string of weak Chinese economic data releases points to a Covid-induced slowdown at one of the globe’s key growth engines. At 2:05 AM ET (0605 GMT), the DAX Futures contract in Germany traded 0.4% lower, CAC 40 Futures...

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European stocks set for fourth week of gains

European stocks scaled new highs on Friday and were on track for their fourth consecutive week of gains on optimism over a strong earnings season and steady recovery from the pandemic-led economic downturn. The pan-European STOXX 600index inched up 0.1% by 0712 GMT to hit a record high for...

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UK economy grew by stronger-than-expected 1.0% in June

Britain’s economy grew by a faster-than expected 1.0% in June, boosted by the huge services sector as people resumed going to see their doctors following the pandemic and after many hospitality firms were allowed to resume indoor service in mid-May, official data showed on Thursday. A Reuters poll of...

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