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** STOXX 600 +1.4%, close to day's highs, FTSE 100 +0.8 percent
** Wall Street opens higher; S&P 500 +0.6%
** European banks up 2.1%, Goldman beat helps
** 14 stocks on the FTSE in the red, Burberry hit
** Other big movers: Pandora +7%, Dominos +8%, Bureau Veritas -4%
Fed official stands by Wall St reforms, says must complete work
NEW YORK, Dec 3 The United States "absolutely must" complete unfinished work ending the too-big-to-fail bank problem that helped plunge the global economy into recession eight years ago, an influential Federal Reserve policymaker said on Saturday.
'Drop those rates' Turkey's Erdogan says in new appeal for lower borrowing costs
ANKARA, Dec 3 Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday repeated his call for lower interest rates and said the government would take steps to ensure cheaper borrowing costs to promote consumption and economic growth.