European shares fall as banking and energy stocks decline

lunes 26 de septiembre de 2016 03:58 GYT

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By Sudip Kar-Gupta

LONDON, Sept 26 (Reuters) - European stocks fell on Monday, weighed down by a pullback in the shares of major banking and energy companies.

The pan-European STOXX 600 index fell 1.4 percent. The index remains down by around 7 percent since the start of 2016.

The STOXX Europe 600 Banking index fell 2.5 percent, with British bank Lloyds declining by 2.8 percent after Goldman Sachs cut its rating on Lloyds to "sell" from "neutral".   Continuación...