European shares rebound on corporate results, takeover activity

martes 28 de julio de 2015 10:27 GYT

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By Atul Prakash

LONDON, July 28 (Reuters) - European shares rebounded on Tuesday, lifted by strong company results and corporate takeover activity after falling in the previous five sessions due to concerns over China's growth.

The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index was up 0.9 percent at 1,542.72 points going into the close of trading. The index had tumbled in the last five sessions and touched a two-week low on Monday.

The euro zone's blue-chip Euro STOXX 50 index also rose 0.8 percent. Both the FTSEurofirst and the Euro STOXX are up around 13 percent so far in 2015.   Continuación...