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European stock markets

European Stocks Higher; Airline Stocks Helped by Covid Discussion

European stock markets traded higher Friday, helped by gains in the airline’s sector on hopes Covid-19 restrictions may be ending, although concerns surrounding China, one of the world’s main growth drivers, remain. At 3:35 AM ET (0735 GMT), the DAXin Germany traded 0.6% higher, the CAC 40in France rose...

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European stock markets

European Stocks Retreat Ahead of ECB Meeting; EasyJet Slumps on Rights Issue

European stock markets weakened Thursday, with investors cautious ahead of a key meeting of the European Central Bank against a backdrop of rising inflation and slowing global growth. At 3:50 AM ET (0750 GMT), the DAX in Germany traded 0.6% lower, the CAC 40 in France fell 0.6% and...

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European stock markets

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 shares

European stocks head lower on virus, policy anxiety

European shares headed lower on Thursday after data outlined faltering German consumer morale as COVID-19 cases surged, while worries about monetary policy outlook further dented the mood. The pan-European STOXX 600index fell 0.6% by 0707 GMT, with retail and mining stocks among the biggest losers. Investors remained on edge...

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European Stock Futures

European stocks climb after bruising week

European stocks followed Asian markets higher on Monday after a bruising selloff last week on global growth worries, while investors awaited a raft of business activity data. The pan-European STOXX 600index rose 0.6% by 0714 GMT after worries over a surge in COVID-19 cases and tighter scrutiny on Chinese...

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UK economy

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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Euro STOXX 50 futures

Stocks mixed amid concerns over Delta variant, tapering talk

Markets were also cautious ahead of U.S. inflation numbers on Wednesday, which coming soon after strong jobs data, could fuel more speculation about the Fed’s bond-purchase taper. Asian stocks traded sideways on Tuesday, as concerns over the spread of the Delta variant and expectations of earlier tapering by the...

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British house prices

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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