Weak earnings weigh on European shares but Greek market rises

miércoles 29 de abril de 2015 06:32 GYT
 

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* FTSEurofirst 300 edges lower

* Delhaize falls after weaker-than-expected results

* Greek stock market outperforms

* Greece to present draft reform bill to lenders

* Asset performance in 2015: link.reuters.com/gap87v

By Sudip Kar-Gupta

LONDON, April 29 (Reuters) - A batch of weaker-than-expected corporate results weighed on European shares on Wednesday, although the Athens market outperformed on signs that Greece and its lenders remained keen to reach a deal on Greece's debt.

The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index slipped 0.1 percent to 1,616.44 points. The index fell 1.5 percent on Tuesday but remains close to its highest level in more than 14 years.   Continuación...