Most European Stocks Rise on Manufacturing Reports

Most European stocks rose, with the benchmark gauge heading for a fourth weekly gain, as measures of manufacturing in China and the euro area increased and investors awaited progress in American budget talks. U.S. index futures climbed, while Asian shares were little changed.
U.K. Economy Accelerates With 0.7% GDP Growth in 2Q
43:19 - The U.K. saw a 10th straight quarter of expansion as economic growth matched expectations, increasing by 0.7 percent in the second quarter. Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua and Manus Cranny report on "The Pulse." (Source: Bloomberg)
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