European stock markets fall at open

Global Stocks rally on strong jobs data

Aug 26, 2019: European stock markets slumped in early trading on Monday, with Paris' benchmark CAC 40 index down by 0.38 percent at 5,306.89 points.

The London Stock Exchange was closed for a bank holiday, but in Frankfurt, the DAX 30 index slipped by 0.29 percent from the closing level on Friday to 11,577.62 points.

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Posted on: 2019-08-26T12:28:00+05:00

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