SINGAPORE | World stocks rise ahead of new round of US-China talks
SINGAPORE (AP) — World markets generally climbed Monday as traders kept a lookout for developments ahead of a new round of trade talks between American and Chinese officials in Beijing this week.
KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, France’s CAC 40 rose 0.9 percent to 5,004.79 and Germany’s DAX was up 0.8 percent at 10,993.48.
Britain’s FTSE 100 index gained 0.9 percent to 7,134.72. Wall Street was set for a flat open.