(Paris = Yonhap News) Correspondent Hye-ran Hyun = Stock markets in major European countries ended lower on the 4th (local time) amid concerns over possible interest rate hikes.
The UK London stock market’s FTSE 100 index fell 0.37% from the closing price of the previous trading day to 6,650.88, while the German Frankfurt stock market’s DAX index fell 0.17% to 14,056.34.
The Euro Stoxx50 index, a pan-European index, also closed at 3,704.85, down 0.21%.
In contrast, the CAC40 index of the Paris stock market in France rose 0.01% to 5,830.65.
On the day, the market paid attention to the possibility of raising the ultra-low interest rates maintained by central banks in each country in the aftermath of the novel coronavirus infection (Corona 19) pandemic, AFP reported.
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