- The German Ifo institute's business climate index has increased to 111.2 in April from 110.7 in March and beaten consensus of 110.5.
- The current-situation reading rose to 115.3 from 115.2 and exceeded forecasts of 115.7, while the expectations print climbed to 107.3 from 106.4 and topped estimates of 105.8.
- The DAX is +0.8% and the euro is +0.15% at $1.3838.
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