LONDON — Europe’s stock markets were mostly on the rise in midmorning trading on Monday, with the FTSE 100 in London leading the way.
The British market rose 0.4 percent to 7,500.66, followed by the CAC 40 in Paris and the DAX in Frankfurt, which were both up 0.2 percent to 5,337.07 and 12,661.63, respectively. The FTSE MIB in Milan was the only faller, dropping 0.9 percent to 21,379.41.
The euro traded at $1.12, while the pound fetched $1.3 at 11:00 a.m. CET.
Retail and luxury stocks were mostly up, with the biggest gainers including Aeffe, which increased 3.4 percent to 1.79 euros; MySale Group, which rose 1.4 percent to 0.5 pounds, and Yoox Net-a-porter, which gained 1.3 percent to 25.88 euros.
Among the morning’s fallers were Joules Group, which declined 2.4 percent to 2.63 pounds; and Mulberry, down 1.5 percent to 10.74 pounds.