Agence France-PresseFebruary 25, 2014 11:17
European stocks retreated on Tuesday, with sentiment hurt by liquidity crunch fears in China, while London investors took profits from recent highs, dealers said.
The British capital's benchmark FTSE 100 index fell 0.63 percent to 6,822.93 points nearing midday, after closing at a 14-year high on Monday.
Frankfurt's DAX 30 slid 0.42 percent to 9,666.98 points and the CAC 40 in Paris dipped 0.52 percent to 4,396.17 points.
Milan's FTSE Mib index dropped 0.42 percent to 20,391.25 points.