European stocks fall as investors lose taste for Carlsberg

miércoles 19 de agosto de 2015 07:17 GYT

* FTSEurofirst 300 down 0.7 pct, Euro STOXX down 0.5 pct

* Carlsberg falls after cutting profit forecast

* Glencore also down after earnings drop

* Fed minutes due at 1800 GMT

* Europe bourses in 2015:

* Asset performance in 2015: (Adds Greece, Glencore, analyst comment)

By Sudip Kar-Gupta

LONDON, Aug 19 (Reuters) - European stock markets fell on Wednesday, extending a recent losing streak on the back of persistent worries over China, while brewer Carlsberg slumped after cutting its outlook.

News that German lawmakers had voted to back a third bailout for Greece had little effect, with the focus firmly on fears of a fresh slowdown for the global economy.   Continuación...