The British index FTSE 100 has grown to 6321,15 points, German DAX 30 – up to 10967,90 points, French CAC 40 – up to 4952,27 points against the publication of statistics on the UK labor market and the news of the local companies.
MOSCOW, 11 Nov. Exchange Europe on Wednesday to actively grow on the background of the publication of the statistics on the UK labor market and news of local companies, according to AFP.
As at 12.40 Moscow time the British index FTSE 100 rising by 0.73% to 6321,15 points, German DAX 30 — on 1,24%, to 10967,90 points, French CAC 40 — on 0,82%, to 4952,27 item.
As reported by the Office for national statistics (ONS) UK unemployment in the country for July-September 2015 was 5.3%, down compared with June-August 2015 5.4%. Analysts had expected the index at 5.4%. For the same period in 2014, the unemployment rate was 6%.
The number of unemployed in the country amounted to 1.75 million people, a decrease of 210 thousand compared to the same period last year. The number of employed people aged 16-64 years for July-September increased compared to the same period of the previous year and amounted to 73.7%, or 31,21 million people — the highest rate since 1971. Wages of employed Britons rose by 3% in annual terms.
Positive attitude of investors also gave statements of the group companies Henkel AG, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of technologies in the field of household and industrial chemistry. For the first nine months of the current year its profits rose by 11.5% to 1,507 billion euros. Sales rose by 11.5% to 13,715 billion euros. For the third quarter of the company’s profit amounted to 494 million euros (growth by 9.8%), sales volume increased by 8.4% to 4,590 billion euros.