MILAN/LONDON European shares rose on Wednesday with little reaction to the well-flagged formal announcement of Britain's intention to leave the European Union and start an uncertain two-year process of negotiation
LONDON Britain's FTSE index of leading shares closed higher on Wednesday after a choppy session following Britain's formal triggering of its departure from the European Union.
MILAN/LONDON European shares are expected to make single-digit gains this year and in early 2018 as a brighter economic outlook and cheap valuations trump political concerns, a Reuters poll found.
MILAN European shares fell on Monday, hit by losses among miners and banks after U.S. President Donald Trump's failure to pass his healthcare bill raised worries over his ability to deliver on fiscal stimulus promises.
LONDON/MILAN European shares climbed higher on Thursday, led by travel and retail stocks, as investors grew more bullish about risks to Donald Trump's stimulus plans, just before a vote in Congress on the U.S. president's healthcare bill.
LONDON/MILAN European shares retreated slightly from 15-month highs on Monday with lower crude prices weighing on oil stocks and Deutsche Bank dragging banks lower one day before the start of its 8 billion-euro cash call.
LONDON European shares edged higher on Friday, though weaker auto stocks euro zone banks weighed. | Video
MILAN European shares inched lower on Friday, led down by export-oriented carmakers and utility stocks, but banks outperformed after an ECB policymaker rekindled talk of a possible rate hike.
MILAN European shares rose on Monday, led by mining stocks and a spate of dealmaking activity.
MILAN European shares inched higher on Monday as gains among miners more than offset weaker oil stocks, while fresh dealmaking activity lifted mid-caps.