Markets Update: Far right win in Netherlands weighs on European trade
Irish stock exchange saw modest gains on Thursday morning, while Stoxx Europe 600 also edged higher
Stocks in Europe struggled for traction on Thursday as weak manufacturing data from France and an election victory for a far-right party in the Netherlands weighed on sentiment.
The Irish stock exchange is trading up in early morning trade, with Permanent TSB getting the day off to a strong start. Shares at the bank have risen 2.34 per cent.
Smurfit Kappa, Bank of Ireland and Origin Enterprises have also seen modest gains, rising 1 per ...