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European Stocks Rise After Greek Austerity Approval; C&W Rallies

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European stocks advanced the most in more than a week after Greek lawmakers approved austerity measures needed to get the financial rescue the nation seeks.

Mining shares led the rally. Cable & Wireless Worldwide Plc surged 45 percent after Vodafone Group Plc said it’s considering an offer for the company. Commerzbank AG and Lloyds Banking Group Plc each added 1.6 percent.