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European Markets at Close Report, by CNBC on July13, 2016: European Stocks Close Mostly Lower as UK Awaits New Leader

cnbc.com Arjun Kharpal, Holly Ellyatt European stocks closed mostly lower on Wednesday as equity markets struggled to hold gains, despite hopes of further monetary easing around the world.

European Markets at Close Report on March 18, 2016, by CNBC: Europe Ends Mostly Higher; Oil Eyed; Home Retail Tanks.

cnbc.com   Holly Ellyatt, Alexandra Gibbs European equities closed mostly higher on Friday, as investors digested the latest news from individual stocks and shook off concerns over the fluctuating oil price.

European Markets at Close Report by CNBC on December 11, 2015: Stocks Down 1.4% After IEA Warning Pushes Oil Lower.

cnbc.com Stocks down 1.4% after IEA warning pushes oil lower Arjun Kharpal, Holly Ellyatt   European markets extended losses on Friday as sentiment is damaged by yet more declines in oil prices. The pan-European STOXX 600 was down over 1.4 percent with all major indices in negative territory. Global stock markets are on track to end the week deep in the red as the decline in oil prices continues with both Brent and WTI trading below 40 dollars a barrel. Asian markets traded mixed on Friday, despite Wall Street's positive finish overnight, as record low oil prices weighed on energy, material and industry sectors.

European Markets at Close Report - March 10, 2015: Europe extends losses, Credit Suisse surges | CNBC.

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  Europe extends losses, Credit Suisse surges European equities extended losses on Tuesday, as the sell-off in U.S. stocks gained momentum, with investors spooked by the weakness in the price of oil, currency turmoil and ongoing negotiations surrounding Greece. Credit Suisse surges Symbol Name Price   Change %Change Volume FTSE FTSE 100 Index 6748.89   -127.58 -1.86% 584633181 DAX DAX Index 11520.40   -61.71 -0.53% 67096005 CAC 40 CAC 40 Index 4897.07   -40.13 -0.81% 96976590 IBEX 35 IBEX 35 Idx 10923.10   -131.10 -1.19% 199165292 The pan-European  Euro Stoxx 600 Index  extended losses as the session progressed. The big corporate news of the day was that  Credit Suisse  Chief Executive Brady Dougan is stepping down, to be replaced by the head of  Prudential , Tidjane Thiam. Prudential shares slipped as much as 3.5 percent on the news, while Credit Suisse shares surged over 8 percent on anticipation of the new leadership team. Elsewhere,

European Markets at Close Report - March 21, 2014: European stocks log weekly gain; consumer mood rises - MarketWatch.

By  Sara Sjolin  and  Carla Mozee , MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) — Most European stock markets pushed higher late Friday asstrong euro-zone consumer confidence climbed to a six-year high. The Stoxx Europe 600 index  XX:SXXP   +0.07%  put on 0.2% to 328.44, setting it on track for a 2% weekly gain. The U.K.’s FTSE 100 index  UK:UKX   +0.23%    gained 0.4% to 6,567.35  6,543.54, led by resource firms. Anglo American PLC  UK:AAL   +1.98%  gained 2.2% and BP PLC UK:BP   +0.11%   BP   +0.03%   added 1%. Burberry Group PLC  UK:BRBY   -2.11%   fell 2% after Bank of America Merrill Lynch downgraded its rating of the luxury-goods company to neutral from buy. indexes, Germany’s DAX 30 index  DX:DAX   +0.50%   rose 0.8% to 9,365.33, and France’s CAC 40 index  FR:PX1   +0.17%   was lifted 0.5% to 4,347.28. Shares of Bouygues SA  FR:EN   -1.84%   fell 1.8% after the French company on Thursday raised the cash portion of its offer to acquire SFR, Vivendi SA’s  FR:VIV   -1.35%   mobile

European Markets at Close Report February 27, 2014: European stocks broadly lost ground on Thursday amid increased political tension in Ukraine and as falling German inflation highlighted - MarketWatch Views

By  Sara Sjolin , MarketWatch  LONDON (MarketWatch) — European stocks broadly lost ground on Thursday amid increased political tension in Ukraine and as falling German inflation highlighted concerns about the risk of deflation in the euro zone. The Stoxx Europe 600 index  XX:SXXP   -0.15%   dropped 0.2% to end at 337.21, closing at the lowest level in almost a week. The benchmark traded as low as 334.25 earlier in the day, but started trimming losses in the afternoon  when U.S. markets moved higher  . Several prominent companies were among major movers after reporting earnings. Shares of Veolia Environnement SA  FR:VIE   +8.24%   jumped 8.2% after the French company said it expects revenue to grow in 2014 . The news came as the water- and waste-management company reported a net loss in 2013, due to restructuring charges booked during the year. Shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group UK:RBS   -7.74%     RBS   -6.56%   slid 7.7% after the majority-state-owned bank posted a loss