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Europe: Shares slip, Vodafone lags

Monday, September 28, 2015 - 15:20

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European shares rose on Wednesday after reaching 2015 lows as a bruising quarter ended, with a Chinese tax cut boosting automakers while miner Glencore rallied after saying it had no solvency issues.

[LONDON] European shares slipped on Monday, with Vodafone lagging after ending talks with Liberty Global while Spanish shares tracked other markets after separatists won a majority of seats in an election in Catalonia.

The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index dipped 0.1 per cent, while the euro zone's blue-chip Euro STOXX 50 index fell 0.3 per cent.

Spain's benchmark IBEX index fell 0.1 per cent.

Sunday's election victory by Catalan separatists set the region on a collision course with Spain's central government over independence.

Vodafone fell 2.9 per cent after the British mobile operator said it had ended talks with Liberty Global about an exchange of assets.

REUTERS

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