11 days ago • Posted by Djellza Kolloni

European shares near records

European equities surged to new two-decade highs, as tech stocks rose to new two-decade highs amid hopes of greater economic stimulus. Investors pondered the implications of a worse-than-expected US employment report and the revival of Covid-19 on the US Fed's monetary policy path as talks of further stimulus in Japan and China lifted Asian equities overnight. Meanwhile, the European Central Bank will meet on Thursday, with all eyes on the bank's deliberations on whether or not to begin decreasing its massive PEPP asset buying program in light of the bloc's improving economic prospects. @TradingEconomics

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