European stock markets edged lower Wednesday, following on from losses on Wall Street overnight amid doubts over the proximity of a Covid-19 vaccine.
The U.S. dollar pushed higher in early European trade Wednesday amid doubts over a potential vaccine for the Covid-19 virus, but it’s been the euro which has shone the brightest as the Franco-German proposal for a common EU recovery fund gains traction.
WASHINGTON - The global economy will take much longer to recover fully from the shock caused by the new coronavirus than initially expected, the head of the International Monetary Fund said, and she stressed the danger of protectionism.
Denmark stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Industrials, Chemicals and Oil & Gas sectors led shares higher.
The dollar was down on Monday morning in Asia, giving up some of its gains from Friday.