European stock exchanges closed in different directions in anticipation of ECB meeting
European stock indexes finished Monday European stock indices finished Monday mostly in decline - DAX (Germany) lost 0.59%, FTSE 100 (UK) - 0.28%, CAC 40 gained 0.15%. At the same time during the During the day the platforms were growing under the influence of the jump in U.S. indices reached new highs. Investors are expecting this week the publication of financial statements Heineken, Danone and Nestle. In addition, they are cautious ahead of the ECB meeting at which the will make a decision on the level of interest rates. Market participants are inclined to believe that it will be left unchanged. Players are also waiting for clarity from the meeting as to Whether the European Central Bank intends to continue its financial region's economy. The regulator is expected to meet on Thursday. IG analyst Chris Beauchamp, quoted by The Wall Street Journal, the decline in indices on Monday was due to a lack of moving news.