European shares inch up as fund managers advance; FTSE outperforms

lunes 3 de octubre de 2016 12:08 GYT

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* Henderson/Janus deal lifts shares of fund managers

* FTSE touches 16-month high as sterling drops

* German DAX market closed for public holiday

* Bank software deal sends Temenos to all-time high

By Sudip Kar-Gupta and Danilo Masoni

LONDON/MILAN, Oct 3 (Reuters) - European stock markets made minor gains on Monday as a rise in the shares of fund management companies in the wake of a large merger in the sector propped up markets.

Nevertheless, lingering concerns over Deutsche Bank still weighed on the minds of some investors.

The pan-European STOXX 600 index ended up 0.1 percent, although the index remained down by around 6 percent since the start of 2016.   Continuación...