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European equities edge up ahead of earnings
On Friday, European equities are set to start higher because market participants watch out for fresh earnings and data.
The FTSE 100 gained 3 points hitting 7,764. Meanwhile, the DAX rallied 52 points trading at 13,250, while the CAC 40 opened 17 points higher demonstrating an outcome of 5,506.
In Asia, financial markets generally slumped after cashing in on optimism from American earnings. In the European Union financial institutions will be in focus with traders awaiting the latest US earnings reports from JP Morgan as well as Wells Fargoand Blackrock.
The common currency rallied 0.1% versus the evergreen buck hitting $1.2044. On Thursday, the euro tacked on, reacting to a hawkish report from the ECB, in which the financial institution told it could have its guidance revisited in early 2018.
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Traders are also waiting for inflation data from Spain, Italy and France.
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The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics will publish the US Consumer Price Index (CPI) m/m on January 12 at 15:30 GMT+2. The index measures a change in the price of goods and services purchased by consumers.
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