European stock markets close Thursday with losses
UK's FTSE 100 becomes daily worst performer, falling 1.56%
Major European stock exchanges closed the fourth transaction day of the week with losses on Thursday.
The STOXX Europe 600, which includes around 90% of the market capitalization of the European market in 17 countries, fell 3.19 points, or 0.75%, to finish at 424.40.
The UK's FTSE 100 index was the worst performer of the day, plummeting 114 points to end the day at 7,233, which was 1.56% lower than on Wednesday.
Germany's DAX 30 lost 89 points, or 0.64%, to 13,739, while France's CAC 40 fell 63 points to 6,206 in a decline of 1.01%.
Italy's FTSE MIB decreased 157 points, or 0.67%, to 23,566.
Spain's IBEX 35 declined 112 points, or 1.35%, to close at 8,200.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.