European shares close mostly higher

German DAX a downside exception

The European shares are closing mostly higher. The exception is the German DAX which is trading down about -0.4%. The provisional closes are showing:

  • German DAX, -0.4%
  • France’s CAC, +0.2%
  • UK’s FTSE 100, +0.2%
  • Spain’s Ibex, +0.2%
  • Italy’s FTSE MIB, +0.3%
In the European debt market, the benchmark 10 year yields are mostly lower. The exception is the UK 10 year which is up 1.3 basis points.
German DAX a downside exception_