- The Ifo institute's business climate index has increased to 110.6 in January from 109.5 in December and topped consensus of 110.
- The current-situation reading rose to 112.4 from 111.6 and exceeded forecasts of 112.2, while the expectations print climbed to 108.9 from 107.4 and beat estimates of 108.
- The DAX is -0.2% and the euro is +0.15% at $1.3698. (PR)
- ETFs: FXE, VGK, EUO, EWG, FEZ, ERO, EU, EPV, IEV, EZU, DRR, HEDJ, BUND, EUFX, FEU, UPV, ULE, FEP, BUNL, URR, GERJ, ADRU, FEEU, BUNT, DBGR, GGOV, FGM, DXGE, DBEU, FIEU
at CNBC.com (Jan 15, 2015)