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ADVFN III Evening Euro Markets Bulletin August 08, 2013.

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ADVFN I I I Evening Euro Markets Bulletin Daily world financial news Thursday, 08 August 2013 London Market Report FTSE 100 Euronext Dax perf CAC 40 Please click on the images to view our interactive charts Markets rise as Chinese data gives miners a boost London’s FTSE 100 finished Thursday’s session in positive territory, registering moderate gains as a strong performance in the mining sector and results from Aviva helped the index rebound slightly after a four-day losing streak. Forecast-beating trade figures from the world’s top metals user, China, gave the heavyweight mining sector a boost today as resource stocks recovered after recent weakness. Rising copper prices also lifted equities as the metal jumped to an eight-week high. The General Administration of Customs said that Chinese exports jumped by an annual rate of 5.1% in July, better than the 2.0% rise expected, while imports surged 10.9% (forecast: +1.0%). “