European majors, end to the week with a positive attitude. The DAX30 went up by more than 0.70% and was the main driver for last Friday. The CAC40 was also positive, with increases of more than 0.5%.
Earnings on the day appeared despite the negative signs toward trade, while the Chinese economic data and the U.S. provided some support. On the geopolitical viewpoint, releases late in the week suggested that China and the U.S. are having difficulties to come up with a longer-term trade deal and that somewhat lifted the risk appetite moving into Friday’s session.
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Weekly Report - 04/11/2019