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stockmarkets dec12 28may20 European stocks rose on Thursday to extend gains for the fourth straight session on optimism that efforts to ease lockdown restrictions on businesses and people will contribute to quick economic recovery. Fresh fiscal stimulus proposals from the European Union and Japan also helped underpin investor...

U.K. stocks rose on Thursday on optimism that efforts to ease lockdown restrictions on businesses and people will contribute to quick economic recovery. The benchmark FTSE 100 rose 0.63 percent to 6,183, an 11-week high, after climbing 1.3 percent the previous day. Shares of easyJet jumped over...

French stocks were moving higher on Thursday amid hopes that a deluge of fiscal and monetary stimulus measures from countries around the world would help support a faster economic recovery. The European Commission on Wednesday unveiled an unprecedented stimulus plan to tackle the worst recession...

German stocks rose on Thursday to extend recent gains on optimism that economic activity will gather steam in the wake of fresh fiscal stimulus proposals from the European Union and Japan. The European Union proposed Wednesday a €750 billion stimulus program to help limit the damage inflicted by the...

stockmarkets dec12 28may20 European stocks look set to open a tad higher on Thursday amid optimism that the global economy is on the road to recovery. Asian markets advanced as investors cheered the re-opening of economic activity in Japan and Australia. The euro hovered near an eight-week peak against the dollar after...

The Swiss market ended notably lower on Wednesday, bucking the largely positive trend seen across Europe on Wednesday, as investors stayed cautious after recent reports raised uncertainty about the country's near term economic outlook.

European markets closed on a strong note on Wednesday, buoyed by the European Commission's plan to launch a massive recovery fund for the euro region to help limit the damage inflicted by the coronavirus pandemic.

stockmarkets aug20 27may20 European stocks rallied on Wednesday to extend gains from the previous session amid hopes that Japan and Europe will unveil large stimulus packages to minimize the economic fallout due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Japanese government is likely to inject a fresh stimulus package worth $1.1 trillion...

U.K. stocks rose sharply on Wednesday as travel-related shares extended gains from the previous session on optimism over the reopening of European economies. Talk of more stimulus from Japan and Europe also bolstered sentiment. The benchmark FTSE 100 jumped 94 points, or 1.54 percent, to 6,161 after...

French stocks rallied on Wednesday to extend gains from the previous session amid hopes that Japan and Europe will unveil large stimulus packages to minimize the economic fallout due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Japanese government is likely to inject a fresh stimulus package worth $1.1 trillion...

German stocks rose sharply on Wednesday, with underlying sentiment underpinned by expectations the European Union will announce a massive stimulus program to help the region's economy recover from its coronavirus slump. The European Commission is expected to announce a multi-billion-euro recovery...

stockmarkets dec12 27may20 European stocks look set to open higher on Wednesday as investors weigh hopes of economic recovery against rising U.S.-China tensions. U.S. President Donald Trump said late on Tuesday the country was working on a strong response to China's planned national security legislation for Hong Kong, without...

The Switzerland stock market ended slightly up on Tuesday even as the mood across Europe was fairly buoyant amid optimism about a potential coronavirus vaccine and hopes about recovery following reopening of businesses in most countries across the world.

European markets ended on a firm note on Tuesday, riding on reports about a potential coronavirus vaccine, and on optimism about economic recovery following several countries across the globe relaxing lockdown restrictions and reopening more businesses.

marketopen 011519 26may20 European stocks rose on Tuesday to hover near a 11-week high as more countries prepare easing restrictions on social, commercial and travel activities. The lifting of the state of emergency in Japan and growing optimism about a potential coronavirus vaccine also bolstered sentiment. U.S. biotech...

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