The Canadian PressJanuary 29, 2014 05:17
MANILA, Philippines - Global stock markets rose Wednesday as jitters about emerging economies were soothed by the Turkish central bank's aggressive interest rate hike to stabilize its currency and China's infusion of funds into its banking system.
In early European trading, major benchmarks were all up. Britain's FTSE 100 rose 0.9 per cent to 6,632.47. Germany's DAX climbed 1.1 per cent to 9,508.92 while France's CAC-40 was up 1.1 per cent at 4,230.52. Futures augured a higher opening on Wall Street. Dow Jones futures rose 0.5 per cent to 15,949 and S