The AEX-Index in Amsterdam added 0.2 percent to 350.21 at the 5:30 p.m. close, bringing the week’s gain to 2.3 percent. Belgium’s Bel20 Index added 0.1 percent to 2,628.
Royal Ten Cate NV (KTC NA) rose 0.5 percent to 28.64 euros, gaining for a sixth day. The Dutch supplier of fabric for flame- resistant U.S. Army uniforms agreed on a 450-million euro ($595 million) credit facility for five years.
TomTom NV (TOM2 NA) gained 7.3 percent to 7.88 euros, the biggest rise two months. Europe’s largest maker of portable navigation devices had its recommendation lifted to “buy” from “neutral” at UBS AG.
RHJ International SA (RHJI BB) rose 3.7 percent to 5.83 euros, increasing for a fifth day. The owner of U.K. wealth manager Kleinwort Benson will buy back up to 15 million euros of its own shares to be used for future employee compensation.
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