French market authority AMF has released a study focused on the activity of market participants engaged in high-frequency trading (HFT) on CAC 40 stocks. The reseach takes a look with at the presence of high-frequency traders in the order book, the way they provide and consume liquidity and changes in their behaviour during periods of […]
European stock markets opened negative in response to the Chinese stock market closing again after having fallen by 7% within half an hour. German stock market index DAX went down by -3.43%, the CAC40 by -2.81% and the FTSE100 by -2.73% as of 11am CET, according to Bloomberg data. The Chinese stock market collapsed for […]
European stock markets have opened with negative figures on the first trading day of 2016, triggered by weak Chinese manufacturing data and Chinese stock market trading being temporarily halted. Following the release of weak manufacturing figures, with the Caixin PMI at 48.2 basis points,Chinese blue chip index CSI 300 slumped by 7%, leading to a […]
Marion Casal est gérante small et mid caps France à Turgot AM. Alors que l’été a été particulièrement difficile pour le marché actions, les petites et moyennes valeurs ont surperformé les grandes capitalisations boursières. Sur le marché français, le CAC 40 a chuté de -8.50% sur le mois d’aout, lorsque le CAC Small a vu sa […]
European stock markets rose following the first rounds of bond purchases this week, both the CAC40 and the Eurostoxx jumped by more than 1%, while the Dax30 reached another record level of 11702.80, marking a 1.7% increase compared to the previous day. It is the third time since the beginning of the year that the […]
German stock market index DAX has fallen to a one year low on Friday, following a range of weak macroeconomic data in Germany. Having hit the historic record of 10.000 point only months earlier, in July, the DAX now fell to 8.807 points by noon CET, the lowest level since October 2013. While the Dax […]
Lyxor Asset Management (Lyxor) has launched four new ETF products on the London Stock Exchange, offering exposure to the FTSE, CAC40, DAX and MIB respectively. Three of the new products, the LYXOR UCITS ETF FTSE Developed Europe ex UK, LYXOR UCITS ETF CAC 40, LYXOR UCITS ETF DAX will use physical replication to provide investors with exposure to […]
European stock market indices have followed their Asian counterparts declining in response to Barack Obama’s announcements of air strikes in northern Iraq. The Japanese Nikkei index fell by 3% to a two month low. European stock markets opened with the FTSE100 falling by 1%, Germany’s already volatile Dax and France’s CAC40 followed suit. German stock […]
Europe’s major markets climbed on the first day of trading after Spain was granted a €100bn bailout for its banking sector over the weekend.
Asian indices fell overnight, mirroring losses in the US and Europe, over fears about the impact a Greek exit from the single currency could have on the rest of the region.
Paris-based ABC Arbitrage, parent company of ABC arbitrage Asset Management, has reported strong growth in the first half of 2011.
17.16 This ends Investment Europe’s markets blog after an eventful Friday for capital markets on the Continent and in America. We wish you a restful weekend ahead of what’s expected to be another busy day when markets reopen next week.
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