European shares turn positive on BoE minutes

LONDON, Oct 20 (BestGrowthStock) – European shares turned positive
on Wednesday, gaining ground after minutes from the latest Bank
of England Monetary Policy Committee boosted expectations of
further quantitative easing.

By 0906 GMT, the pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 (.FTEU3: )
index of top shares was up 0.2 percent at 1,084.54 points.

“The minutes provide further confirmation that the Committee
is moving closer to recommencing quantitative easing,” Samuel
Tombs of Capital Economics said. [ID:nLDE69J0P5]
(Reporting by Joanne Frearson)

European shares turn positive on BoE minutes