Show news:


News feed and analytics

13.02.2015 19:00

European stock markets mid-session: Indices trade steady at the end of the week

European stocks trade steady on a light data day. The German DAX is heading for its 9th weekly gain, the longest winning streak in 17 years. The weaker euro is supporting export-heavy sectors.

Worries over Greece continue to weigh but equities remain supported by the ECB's quantitative easing started on Monday. The ECB is buying bonds worth 60 billion euros a month.

Today Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said that his country has already started fulfilling its commitments mentioned in the Eurogroup. He said he is optimistic about finding a solution as it is in common interest. He re-affirmed that he is pro-european.

The commodity heavy FTSE 100 index is currently trading -0.11% quoted at 6,753.38, down for the week. Germany's DAX 30 added +0.05% trading at 11,805.07, below its all-time high set at 11,845.9 yesterday. France's CAC 40 is currently trading at 4,987.98 points, +0.01%.

13.02.2015 18:31

European stocks climbed

Market focus

  • Irish PM Varadkar: Ideally Would Get Brexit Deal By Year End
  • The sentix overall index for Euro Area fell again in November from 11.4 to 8.8 points
  • UK consumer credit increased by £0.8bn in September
  • Spanish unemployment continues at its lowest levels in the last 9 years
November 2018
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006
  • 2005
  • 2004
  • 2003
  • 2002
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
Sun
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30

QUOTES