Friday, October 9, 2015   

European markets open higher
(05-22 16:03)

Europe's main stock markets rose at the start of trading on Thursday, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index up 0.23 percent to 6,836.39 points.
Frankfurt's DAX 30 climbed 0.35 percent to 9,731.45 points and in Paris the CAC 40 grew 0.12 percent to 4,474.21 compared with Wednesday's closing levels.
The region's stock markets had finished higher on Wednesday as traders digested central bank updates for clues on interest rate movements from across the globe. --AFP

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