SINGAPORE | World stocks mixed ahead of Brexit address; Fed in focus
SINGAPORE — World markets were mixed on Monday as British Prime Minister Theresa May prepares to address the House of Commons over a messy exit deal. Most Asian indexes rose on hopes that the Federal Reserve would re-evaluate its hawkish stance at a meeting later this week, following signs of slower global growth.
KEEPING SCORE: Germany’s DAX was 0.1 percent lower at 10,856.11 and France’s CAC 40 fell 0.2 percent to 4,842.54.
Britain’s FTSE 100 index was down 0.3 percent at 6,825.02.