[샌프란시스코=뉴스핌]Correspondent Na-rae Kim = Stock markets in major European countries ended higher on the 21st (local time).
On this day, the FTSE 100 index of the UK London stock market closed at 6740.39, up 0.41% from the previous trading day. The CAC 40 index of Paris, France, also rose 0.53% to 5628.44, and the DAX 30 index of the German Frankfurt stock market jumped 0.77% to 13,921.37.
|Frankfurt Stock Exchange, Germany [사진=로이터 뉴스핌]|
Investors expected a massive US economic stimulus package with President Joe Biden taking office.
The European Central Bank (ECB)’s monetary policy meeting, which determines the monetary policy of Europe, will be held under the chairmanship of Mr. At the meeting, it is noted whether Europe will also freeze interest rates. Policy changes are not expected, but interest is being raised whether the bank will comment on the increasingly difficult prospects a month after it announced a new stimulus to boost the eurozone economy.
In a memo, ING analysts said, “It will be a fairly calm day for the euro with new mitigation measures fully implemented and no new forecasts being presented tomorrow.”