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- ^N225AFP•2 days ago
The Paris stock market fell on Friday after the latest violent attack in the city and as traders awaited a hotly-contested presidential election in France. London was weighed down by much weaker than expected ...
- ^FTSEAFP•3 days ago
Eurozone stock markets mostly trod water Thursday as investors turned their attention to the upcoming French presidential election, while Wall Street opened on a firmer footing on the back of a raft of corporate earnings reports, traders said. Around 1350 GMT, London's benchmark FTSE 100 index was barely changed, recovering slightly from a weaker start to the session induced by the strong pound. "Equity markets are mixed" with the FTSE "underperforming" as a result of the falling oil price and the unwelcome strength of the poud, said Accendo Markets analyst Mike van Dulken.