European stocks trade steady after biggest drop in three weeks

London - European stocks were little changed, following their biggest drop since mid-April, as investors sought fresh triggers for further gains after political risks diminished.

The Stoxx Europe 600 Index was at 394.98 as of 8:35 a.m., setting it up for a flat week. The benchmark had climbed to a 21-month high before sliding 0.5% on Thursday after Governor Mark Carney said the Bank of England hadn’t modeled for a disorderly Brexit process.

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14.15
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Rand - Pound
19.94
+0.0%
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17.18
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10.97
+0.2%
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84,074
+1.0%
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12,613
-0.6%
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