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European markets start higher notwithstanding fresh Brexit deadlock
On Tuesday, European markets started higher notwithstanding news that Brexit talks had stalled once again.
The EURO STOXX 50 rallied 0.24%, Germany’s DAX 30 tacked on 0.20% and France’s CAC 40 gained 0.11%.
Traders seemed to have neglected news that on Monday the European Union and Great Britain didn’t manage to agree upon the terms for Brexit.
However, as European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker told, it didn't mean that negotiations were failing.
Financial stocks generally gained. French lenders Societe Generale as well as BNP Paribas soared 0.77% and 0.28% respectively. In Germany, Commerzbank and Deutsche Bank dived respectively 0.08% and 0.09%.
In Italy, Intesa Sanpaolo as well as Unicredit tacked on respectively 0.36% and 0.240%, while Spanish financial institutions BBVA and Banco Santander leapt 0.22% and 0.07% respectively.
FTSE 100 acquired 0.45% in London, underpinned by WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC.
On Wednesday, September 22, Microsoft will be holding a product launch. The event starts at 18:00 GTM + 3.
Every year in early autumn Apple holds its event where it presents new iPhones, Apple Watches, and iPads. This year wasn’t an exclusion. But yesterday’s presentation didn’t result in Apple stock growth, and here’s why.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics will announce the updated Unemployment Rate and Employment Change data on Thursday, May 19, at 04:30 MT.
The UK Office for National Statistics will publish Consumer Price Index (CPI) data on Wednesday, May 18, at 09:00 MT.
The US Census Bureau will announce Core Retail Sales and Retail Sales on Tuesday, May 17 at 15:30 MT.