European Stocks Rise on U.S. Budget Optimism

European stocks rose for the first time in four days as U.S. President Barack Obama changed his position on tax increases, leading to optimism that Democrats and Republicans will agree on a compromise budget. U.S. index futures and Asian shares also advanced.
Gold Could Fall to the $1,000 Mark: Moffatt
19:02 - The Perth Mint Treasurer Nigel Moffatt discusses the demand for gold even thought the prices have slumped. He speaks to Bloomberg’s Yvonne Man on “First Up.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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