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European stock markets extend gains, as mega-merger eyed
By Ben PERRY
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London, Sept 11, 2019 (AFP) - European stocks jumped further Wednesday on the eve of a key ECB policy meeting, while investors gave a lukewarm response to a takeover bid for the London Stock Exchange by its Hong Kong rival.
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