European Markets Open Higher as UK Prepares to Usher in New Prime Minister
Tuesday, 23 July 2019 14:22 WIB |
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European stocks opened higher Tuesday morning, while the pound dipped amid worries that Britain™s new prime minister could lead the country into a no-deal exit from the European Union.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 was up around 0.45% shortly after the opening bell, with all sectors and major bourses in positive territory.
Sterling edged 0.3% lower against the U.S. dollar Tuesday morning, slipping to $1.2439 during morning trade. It comes as investors brace for the result of the Conservative Party leadership contest.
Britain™s ruling party is set to announce that either former London mayor Boris Johnson ” widely regarded as the strong favorite to enter Downing Street ” or Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt will succeed Theresa May to become the new leader and prime minister.
Source : CNBC
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