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ADVFN III Morning Euro Markets Bulletin March 1, 2013.

ADVFN I I I Morning Euro Markets Bulletin Daily world financial news Friday, 01 March 2013 London Market Report FTSE 100 Euronext Dax perf CAC 40 Please click on the images to view our interactive charts Footsie edges higher despite mining weakness     Market Movers     techMARK 2,337.59 +0.41%     FTSE 100 6,375.53 +0.23%     FTSE 250 13,738.61 +0.25% UK stocks opened broadly higher on Friday morning but a disappointing reading of Chinese manufacturing weighed on the mining sector, limiting gains for the resource-heavy FTSE 100 index. The official Chinese manufacturing purchasing managers' index (PMI) fell from 50.4 to 50.1 in February. While this marked the fifth straight month of expansion (shown by figures above the mid-point of 50), analysts were expecting a slight rise to 50.5. HSBC's own PMI survey for Chinese manufacturing also fell from 52.3 to 50.4 in February, missing the 50.6 estimate. Meanwhile,