Monday, 08 February 2021 11:49

European stocks climb at open




European stock markets rose at the start of trading on Monday following gains in Asia as investors tracked developments on the latest US stimulus plan and vaccine rollouts.

London’s benchmark FTSE 100 index gained 0.4% to 6 517.00 points.

In the eurozone, Frankfurt’s DAX 30 index advanced 0.7% to 14 158.96 points and the Paris CAC 40 rose 0.5% to 5 689.22.

Source: News24