European shares led lower by financials, miners

jueves 29 de octubre de 2015 12:09 GYT
 

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* Pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index down 0.2 pct

* Deutsche Bank, Barclays, fall after updates

* Nokia surges after strong results

* Telecom Italia rallies on stake purchase

By Danilo Masoni and Atul Prakash

MILAN/LONDON, Oct 29 (Reuters) - European shares fell on Thursday, with banking shares leading the way after disappointing updates from Deutsche Bank and Barclays, while investors assessed the negative impact of a U.S. rate hike by year-end.

The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index was down 0.35 percent while the euro zone's blue-chip Euro STOXX 50 index fell 0.66 percent.

The U.S. Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged on Wednesday but left the door open to a rate hike in December, playing down recent global financial market turmoil.   Continuación...