European shares end the day solidly higher with Germany - of late the hardest hit of the markets...

|By:, SA News Editor

European shares end the day solidly higher with Germany - of late the hardest hit of the markets - leading the way. Stoxx 50 +1.5%, Germany +2.5%, Italy +1.8%, France +1.6%, Spain +0.9%, U.K. +1.4%. The euro -0.3% vs. the dollar at $1.4403.