European stock markets’ gains fade on Monday
European stock markets ended higher on Monday but pared earlier gains driven by vaccine hopes and a flurry of M&A activity.
Investors will hear from the U.S. Federal Reserve, the Bank of England (BoE), and the Bank of Japan (BoJ) in the upcoming days in a busy week for central bank meetings.
The table below demonstrates the performance of major European stock markets:
|Stoxx Europe 600||rose 0.2%|
|German stock index – DAX||dropped 0.1%|
|French stock index – CAC 40||advanced 0.4%|
|UK stock index – FTSE 100||lost 0.1%|
|Italy’s stock index – FTSE MIB||slipped 0.14%|
|Spain’s stock index – IBEX 35||added 0.11%|
|Russia’s stock index – IMOEX||hiked 0.61%|