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Virus fears push European stocks to worst week since June

Sep 25 2020

European stocks recorded their worst weekly decline since mid-June on Friday, as investors feared that a second wave of coronavirus infections will hamper economic recovery, while banking stocks sank to an all-time low.

UPDATE 2-European stocks slide in risk-off mood, M&A talk lifts Italian banks

Sep 24 2020

* Italian banking stocks surge 1.3% (Updates to market close)

Travel rebound, Adidas support European stocks despite mixed data

Sep 23 2020

European stocks rose on Wednesday, as a rebound in beaten-down travel stocks and gains for Adidas and other sports names took the edge off data that highlighted an uneven path for economic recovery in the euro zone.

European stocks rebound slightly, supported by oil and tobacco

Sep 22 2020

A jump in oil and tobacco shares helped European stocks close higher on Tuesday, with the main indexes partially recovering from a selloff triggered by fears of new lockdowns as COVID-19 cases spike across the continent.

Europe lockdown fears trigger worst stocks sell-off in three months

Sep 21 2020

European stocks posted their worst fall in three months on Monday as fears of a second wave of COVID-19 infections hit travel and leisure shares, while banks tumbled on a report about $2 trillion worth of suspect transfers by leading lenders. | Video

Travel stocks slump in Europe as virus cases surge, banks drag

Sep 18 2020

European equity markets closed lower on Friday, with travel, banking and auto shares leading declines as a resurgence in coronavirus cases across the continent rekindled fears about the pandemic's impact on a nascent economic recovery.

Sliding banks put an end to European stocks' winning streak

Sep 17 2020

European shares broke a four-day winning run on Thursday, with banks reeling from the prospect of near-zero interest rates for a prolonged period, while a technology stock sell-off continued on Wall Street, piling pressure on European tech shares.

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