Sruthi Shankar

Pandemic restrictions weigh on European shares

19 Oct 2020

European shares ended lower on Monday as surging COVID-19 cases raised the possibility of further economic restrictions, outweighing optimism from signs of progress on a Brexit trade deal and hopes of fiscal stimulus in the United States.

European stocks rack up second week of gains, Pandora leaps

09 Oct 2020

European stocks posted a second consecutive week of gains on Friday as bumper forecasts from Denmark's Pandora and Novo Nordisk set a brighter tone for the earnings season, while investors kept an eye out for signs of fresh U.S. stimulus.

European stocks near three-week high as U.S. stimulus talks lift global mood

08 Oct 2020

European stocks hit a near three-week high on Thursday as investors globally pinned hopes on more U.S. stimulus even as coronavirus cases surged across the continent.

Lower European shares buck global trend

07 Oct 2020

European stocks mostly fell on Wednesday, failing to join a recovery in global equities following a selloff on doubts over U.S. stimulus, with blue-chip shares weighing the most.

Banks steal spotlight, help European shares erase loses

06 Oct 2020

European stocks stretched their gains for a fourth session on Tuesday, with banks surging more than 3% over growing hopes for a U.S. stimulus package, a Brexit trade deal as well as upbeat German data.

European stocks hit two-week high as Trump update lifts global mood

05 Oct 2020

European shares closed at a two-week high on Monday, as positive updates on U.S. President Donald Trump's health, a U.S. stimulus package and a spate of dealmaking activity lifted investor spirits.

European stocks end higher as Trump-driven selling eases

02 Oct 2020

European stocks closed slightly higher on Friday, shaking off early weakness sparked by news that U.S. President Donald Trump tested positive for COVID-19 as investors pinned hopes on more stimulus.

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