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ADVFN III Evening Euro Markets Bulletin; March 15, 2013.

ADVFN I I I Evening Euro Markets Bulletin Daily world financial news Friday, 15 March 2013 London Market Report FTSE 100 Euronext Dax perf CAC 40 Please click on the images to view our interactive charts London close: US sentiment data dampens stocks as traders take profits Market Movers techMARK 2,396.28 -0.23% FTSE 100 6,489.65 -0.61% FTSE 250 14,105.55 +0.15% UK stocks finished the week on a dull note as disappointing data from the States and an ongoing summit of European leaders in Brussels dampened risk appetite in afternoon trade. Following a barrage of impressive US economic figures over recent weeks – especially from the labour market – sentiment was dampened today by the University of Michigan's consumer-confidence index which fell from 77.6 to 71.8 in March. Analysts were expecting a slight rise to 78. The data prompted a weak start on Wall Street this afternoon as traders took profits after the S&P 500