European markets traded mostly high on Tuesday, as investors remained optimistic that policy measures announced by the European Central Bank last week would help to push equities higher.
National benchmark indexes rose in 10 of the 18 western-European markets.
Bank of Ireland dragged the Iseq lower, dipping as much as 5 per cent earlier in the day as US billionaire Wilbur Ross said he was selling his remaining 5.5 per cent stake in the Irish lender.
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