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Europe: Stocks jump higher


[PARIS] Europe's main stock markets finished the day higher on Wednesday with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index adding 0.28 per cent to 6,721.51 points.

The gains were much higher in the eurozone following upbeat comments from ECB head Mario Draghi, with the CAC 40 in Paris rising 2.37 per cent to 4,997.75 points and Frankfurt's DAX 30 index jumping 2.66 per cent to 11,805.99 points.