European shares rise, boosted by Germany's DAX

jueves 27 de noviembre de 2014 08:34 GYT

* FTSEurofirst 300 up 0.3 pct, DAX up 0.5 pct

* Stimulus speculation helps euro zone stocks

* DAX gains ground for 11th straight session

* Energy shares under pressure ahead of OPEC meeting (Adds quote, detail)

By Alistair Smout

LONDON, Nov 27 (Reuters) - European shares rose on Thursday, adding to their recent sharp rally that has been fuelled by expectations of further stimulus measures from the European Central Bank.

The region's indexes were led higher by Germany's DAX , which was up 0.5 percent to outperform peers, rising for its 11th straight session.

Germany's unemployment rate touched a record low in November, highlighting the gap between the euro zone's largest economy and its struggling euro zone partners.

At the same time Spanish and Italian stocks rose as expectations mounted that the European Central Bank would buy bonds.   Continuación...