Europe closes mixed with Brexit talks underway

Markets 7/17/2017, 5:36 PM
Europe closes mixed with Brexit talks underway

Markets in Europe closed mixed on Monday as United Kingdom and European Union officials started the second round of Brexit negotiations in Brussels. 

The FTSE 100 rose 0.35%. Ashtead Group led the gains as its shares jumped 3.42%.

The DAX declined 0.35% with Deutsche Boerse suffering the largest losses as it fell 1.35%.

The CAC 40 edged down 0.10%. The worst performers were Airbus and Vivendi which dropped 1.23% and 1.06%, respectively.

The euro traded flat against the dollar to sell for 1.1466 at 5:37 pm CET.

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Share:

UK 100 Index+0.20%

7,319.50
Chart for: UK 100 Index

EUR/USD-0.15%

1.1930
Chart for: EUR/USD Spot

Germany 30 In...+0.11%

12,621.15
Chart for: Germany 30 Index

France 40 Ind...+0.07%

5,285.80
Chart for: France 40 Index