European exchanges closed with growth on the statements of the U.S. Federal reserve

European exchanges closed with growth on the statements of the U.S. Federal reserve


At the end of trading Thursday, the British FTSE 100 rose by 0.81% to 6329,93 points, German DAX 30 — on 1,14%, to 11085,44 points, French CAC 40 — on 0,17%, to 4915,10 item.

MOSCOW, 19 Nov. Major stock indices in Europe closed the trading day on Thursday in positive territory on the background of the publication of minutes of the October meeting of the U.S. Federal reserve, which reported the prospects of a rate increase, according to data exchanges.

At the end of trading Thursday, the British FTSE 100 rose by 0.81% to 6329,93 points, German DAX 30 — on 1,14%, to 11085,44 points, French CAC 40 — on 0,17%, to 4915,10 item.

According to published on Wednesday protocols of the October meeting of the American regulator, most members of the open market Committee of the U.S. Federal reserve believes December is a good time to raise base rates. The decision will depend on the medium-term economic forecast.

In addition, members of the Committee were given to understand that the normalization of monetary policy the U.S. will be slow and gradual.