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Shares rallied to a 19-month high across Europe after US politicians agreed to stave off tax rises for most Americans, the so-called fiscal cliff.
The US House passed a bill undoing income tax increases for more than 99 per cent of households, giving a victory to president Barack Obama as Republicans vowed to fight him in coming weeks for spending cuts in exchange for raising the debt ceiling. The 257-167 vote just after 11pm last...
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