Bloomberg Anywhere Login

Bloomberg

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Company

Financial Products

Enterprise Products

Media

Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000

Communications

Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Markets & Finance

Canada Shares Finish Slightly Higher


Canada's benchmark S&P/TSX rose 31.83 points, or 0.49%, to 6,848.96.

European stocks rose, paced by banks, after Fortis raised its recommendation on ABN Amro Holding NV. And Infineon Technologies AG climbed after Dell Computer said sales this quarter will exceed analysts' forecasts.

London's FTSE index was up 1.1 points, or 0.03%, to 3611.90, while Paris' CAC 40 index climbed 69.10 points, or 2.50%, to 2827.75. Credit Lyonnais SA said Friday that its fourth-quarter net profit tripled as the French bank squeezed costs and slashed loan-loss provisions.

In Frankfurt, the DAX index was up 119.19 points, or 4.66% to 2,674.46.

In Asia, stocks ended higher. On Friday, the Nikkei 225 index jumped 102.26 points, or 1.19%, to close at 8701.92. Hong Kong's benchmark Hang Seng climbed 28.33 points, or 0.31%, to 9,201.76.


LIMITED-TIME OFFER SUBSCRIBE NOW
 
blog comments powered by Disqus