European shares slip on weaker financials, miners

jueves 29 de octubre de 2015 13:56 GYT

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* Pan-European index down 0.04 pct, euro zone 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 slightly on Thursday, with banking stocks 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 ended down 0.04 percent, while the euro zone's blue-chip Euro STOXX 50 index fell 0.23 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 turmoil in global financial markets.   Continuación...