European stock markets mixed at open

Europe's main stock markets diverged at the start of trade on Thursday, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index down 0.3% at 7 209.39 points.

In the eurozone, Frankfurt's DAX 30 index rose 0.4% to 11 448.65 points and the Paris CAC 40 won 0.1% to 5 200.12, compared with Wednesday's close.

ZAR/USD
17.36
(+0.26)
ZAR/GBP
22.74
(+0.08)
ZAR/EUR
20.54
(+0.21)
ZAR/AUD
12.44
(+0.06)
ZAR/JPY
0.16
(-0.14)
Gold
1943.90
(-0.60)
Silver
26.74
(-2.53)
Platinum
951.00
(-0.83)
Brent Crude
45.01
(-1.03)
Palladium
2155.50
(-1.10)
All Share
57077.48
(-0.60)
Top 40
52737.48
(-0.65)
Financial 15
10156.41
(-0.69)
Industrial 25
75107.47
(-0.84)
Resource 10
58926.78
(-0.40)
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