Global stocks mixed after UK calls snap election

Seoul, South Korea • Global stock markets were mixed on Wednesday as investors gauged the impact from British Prime Minister Theresa May’s surprise decision to hold early elections. KEEPING SCORE: British stocks opened lower following a heavy loss in the previous session, while other European shares bounced back. The FTSE 100 fell 0.1 percent to 7,142.30 while France’s CAC 40 rose 0.2 percent to 4,999.18 and Germany’s DAX gained 0.2 percent to 12,025.24. Wall Street looked set for gains, with Do...

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