Europe equities turn positive on UK finmin comments

LONDON, Oct 21 (BestGrowthStock) – European stocks turned positive
on Thursday after Britain’s finance minister said the central
bank was free to use monetary policy to support the economy.

Leading the gainers was the food and beverages sector on a
positive trading update from Britvic (BVIC.L: ).

At 0746 GMT, the FTSEurofirst 300 (.FTEU3: ) index of top
European shares was up 0.1 percent at 1,086.99 points after
falling as low as 1,079.88 points earlier in the session.

(Reporting by Atul Prakash)

Europe equities turn positive on UK finmin comments