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European shares rise, head for best month in 5-1/2 years

LONDON, Jan 30 - The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index advanced on Friday and headed for its best monthly performance in 5-1/2 years, with Germany's DAX share index outperforming after encouraging retail sales data.

UPDATE 2-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Friday, Jan. 30

LONDON, Jan 30 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 12 to 19 points, or up to 0.3 percent higher on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Friday, Jan. 30

LONDON, Jan 30 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 12 to 19 points, or up to 0.3 percent, higher on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

European shares fall early after bullish Fed

PARIS, Jan 29 - European stocks fell in early trading on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve took an upbeat view on the U.S. economy and signalled that it remains firmly on track to raise interest rates this year.

UPDATE 2-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan. 29

LONDON, Jan 29 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 63 to 81 points lower, or down as much as 1.2 percent, on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan. 29

LONDON, Jan 29 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 63 to 81 points lower, or down as much as 1.2 percent, on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

 
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