European equities higher to start the day
Risk in a more positive spot to start the session
- Eurostoxx +1.0%
- France CAC 40 +1.7%
- UK FTSE +1.6%
- Spain IBEX +1.8%
The DAX is closed for trading amid a holiday in some parts of Europe, but the more positive risk tone from Asia is reverberating across the market for now as Trump went easy on China over actions against the Hong Kong issue.
US futures are also seen keeping marginally in positive territory now after a bit of a slower start to the week earlier today. S&P 500 futures are up by ~0.4% at the moment: