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European Markets at Close by CNBC November 19, 2013: Europe shares close lower on Fed stimulus concerns; Easyjet climbs

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European equities closed lower on Tuesday as markets turned cautious over when the  U.S. Federal Reserve  might scale back its stimulus program.   Name Price   Change %Change Volume FTSE FTSE 100 Index 6700.90   -22.56 -0.34% 404051207 DAX DAX Index 9194.73   -30.70 -0.33% 59353891 CAC 40 CAC 40 Index 4272.62   -48.06 -1.11% 53617399 IBEX 35 IBEX 35 Idx 9634.10   -149.00 -1.52% 140082824 The  FTSEurofirst 300 index  closed lower with all key European bourses and sectors posting losses.  Asian equity markets  were mostly lower on Tuesday, while U.S. stocks were near-unchanged after a mixed bag of earnings reports. Taper concerns continue U.S. stocks declined on Monday  after activist investor Carl Icahn said he is "very cautious" on equities . Speaking at a Reuters investment summit, Icahn said he could see a "big drop" in markets because earnings at many companies were fueled by low borrowing costs rather than management strength.

European Markets at Close by CNBC October 30, 2013: European Shares Turn Flat Ahead of Fed Decision.

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European equities turned flat on Wednesday, paring morning gains, as investors awaited the U.S. Federal Reserve's monetary policy decision.   Name Price   Change %Change Volume FTSE FTSE 100 Index 6769.48   -5.25 -0.08% 486508123 DAX DAX Index 9004.28   -17.76

European Markets at Close by CNBC October 16, 2013: Europe Stocks Close higher on Hopes of US Deal.

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European equities closed higher on Wednesday, paring morning losses, as investors bet on an imminent deal in Washington to avert a U.S. debt default and bring an end to the government shutdown.   Name Price   Change %Change Volume FTSE FTSE 100 Index 6571.59   22.48  0.34% 602495703 DAX DAX Index 8846.00