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European stock markets mixed on weak German investor data

Published on Aug 13, 2014 12:58 AM

LONDON (AFP) - European stock markets stumbled Tuesday after recording strong gains a day earlier, with sentiment hit by weak German data and uncertain developments in Ukraine.

London's benchmark FTSE 100 index stood at 6,632.42 points, virtually the same level it closed at on Monday.

Frankfurt's DAX 30 fell by 1.21 per cent to 9,069.47 points meanwhile, while in Paris the CAC 40 slid 0.85 per cent to 4,162.16.

In Germany, investment sentiment fell to the lowest level for nearly two years this month owing to concern about economic fallout from the current global crises, a survey found.

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