Stocks in Europe hit a fresh three-week high on Wednesday as investors grew confident that the U.S. and China will reach a trade agreement.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 was up around 0.6 percent at 347.56 with most sectors in positive territory. Autos and technology were the best performing sectors on the back of the trade talks between Beijing and Washington.
U.S. and Chinese officials prolonged their trade talks into a third day amid some progress in areas such as energy commodities. The Chinese Foreign Ministry said Wednesday that the talks have concluded and the results will be released soon. President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday "Talks with China are going very well."
Source : CNBC