European stocks trade higher at open ahead of Fed meeting
Published: 18th December 2013 03:18 PM
Last Updated: 18th December 2013 03:18 PM
European markets were positive in early trade on Wednesday as
investors waited for the Federal Reserve to decide whether to
reduce its monthly asset purchases. Europe's leading blue-chip
index for the Eurozone, Euro STOXX 50 gained 16.59 points or 0.56%
to trade at 2,958.35.
UK's benchmark index FTSE 100 went up 21.52 points or 0.33% to
trade at 6,507.71.French benchmark index CAC 40 rose 22.24 points
or 0.55% to trade at 4,090.88.
Germany's benchmark index DAX increased 58.07 points or 0.64% to
trade at 9,143.19.