Stocks higher on Yellen appointment by Biden

Stocks higher on Yellen appointment by Biden 150 150 Realm

Equity markets in the UK and Europe are higher this morning on news that Janet Yellen, former Chair of the US Federal Reserve, will be nominated as Treasury Secretary in Joe Biden’s administration and that the Trump administration has accepted Biden’s transition into office. Investors are also focused on the Brexit negotiations and pending economic data from Europe.

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