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stockmarkets jan04 19apr21 European stocks are likely to open a tad higher on Monday as vaccination efforts and expectations that monetary policy will remain accommodative the world over help ease Coronavirus mutant fears. The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 141.1 million, while the deaths have surged to more than...

Despite swinging between gains and losses and moving along the flat line for much of the day's session, the Switzerland stock market ended on a firm note on Friday, as buying gathered momentum in the closing minutes.

European stocks closed higher on Friday, extending recent gains, amid continued optimism about global economic recovery thanks to fairly upbeat data from China, the U.S. and Europe.

stockmarkets aug20 16apr21 European stocks rose on Friday to reach fresh record highs as strong data out of the United States and China boosted hopes for a swift economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. The pan European Stoxx 600 rose half a percent to 440.62 after Wall Street saw a record-setting session overnight....

U.K. stocks advanced on Friday after new data showed China's economy expanded at its fastest pace on record in the first quarter, adding to investor optimism over economic recovery. The benchmark FTSE 100 rose 38 points, or half a percent, to 7,022, climbing above the 7,000-mark for the first time...

French stocks edged higher on Friday as encouraging economic data from the U.S. and China boosted hopes of a swift global economic recovery. The spread of Covid-19 remained in focus, after France added 300 new deaths Thursday to the previous day's tally of 99,777, bringing the total to 100,077 deaths....

German stocks rose notably on Friday after data showed China's GDP growth jumped to a record high in year-on-year terms last quarter, even as it missed expectations slightly. China's stellar economic prints, coupled with encouraging U.S. retail sales and jobless claims data released overnight, suggested...

stockmarkets jan07 16apr21 European stocks look set to open on a positive note Friday as a batch of U.S. and Chinese economic data signaled that the global economic recovery is well underway. China's gross domestic product expanded 18.3 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2021, the National Bureau of Statistics said....

The Switzerland stock market ended on a positive note on Thursday, in line with the trend seen in most of the markets across Europe, amid continued optimism about global economic recovery.

European markets closed higher on Thursday, with several key indices from the region hitting fresh record highs, as investors reacted positively to a slew of earnings announcements and encouraging economic data from U.S., Eurozone and Asia.

stockmarkets jan04 15apr21 European stocks edged higher on Thursday as Treasury yields pulled back after a steady stream of dovish comments from Fed officials. Speaking on Wednesday to the Economic Club of Washington, Fed Chair Jerome Powell reiterated that the Fed would only begin winding down its asset purchases when it's...

U.K. stocks rose on Thursday, with miners leading the surge as metal prices hit multi-year highs supported by weaker dollar and Fed comments over strong U.S. economic recovery. The benchmark FTSE 100 was up 18 points, or 0.3 percent, at 6,958 after climbing 0.7 percent the previous day. Miners...

French stocks were moving higher on Thursday following an encouraging start to the U.S. earnings season, with all three major U.S. financial institutions revealing rising profits. The benchmark CAC 40 was up 17 points, or 0.3 percent, at 6,225 after rising 0.4 percent in the previous session. Advertising...

German stocks rose on Thursday as optimism about growth prospects and hopes of earnings recovery outweighed concerns over post vaccination infections. The benchmark DAX inched up 51 points, or 0.3 percent, to 15,261 after declining 0.2 percent on Wednesday. Real estate companies were in focus...

stockmarkets jan18 15apr21 European stocks are seen opening on a mixed note Thursday as the overall global Covid-19 caseload topped 138 million and the deaths surged to more than 2.97 million, propelling governments around the world to announce new restrictions on mobility. A U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

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