FILE - This Dec. 21, 2016, file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange. Global stocks are mostly higher, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, amid news of corporate deals. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
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Financial shares weighed on European indexes on Wednesday amid doubts over U.S. tax reform plans and the "Trumpflation" trade and concerns over some European lenders' earnings and over non-performing loans in Italy.The pan-European STOXX 600 dipped 0.1 percent as the indexes of financial services and banks fell 0.4 percent and 0.2 percent respectively, in line with a similar trend in early trading on Wall Street.Shares in Creval plunged 30 percent following the announcement of the share issue.Also weighing was French bank Credit Agricole, which said weak trading had dented third-quarter profits, sending its shares down 3.6 percent at the close.However, earnings from France's Natixis and OneSavings Bank pushed their shares up 2.3 percent and 2.9 percent respectively.
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