European shares (FEZ) are higher, boosted by decent U.S. economic data, soothing words from...

|By:, SA News Editor

European shares (FEZ) are higher, boosted by decent U.S. economic data, soothing words from central banks - particularly the PBOC - about continued liquidity, and better-than-expected consumer confidence in German. EU Stoxx 50 +1.3%, London +0.5%, Paris +1.1%, Frankfurt +1%, Madrid +1.6%, Milan +1.2%.