Milan bourse gains on 2014 budget
Markets greet 2014 budget warmly16 October, 19:50
The spread between Italian and German 10-year bonds, a key gauge of market sentiment, closed at 231, up from 233 Tuesday, after falling as low as 229, its lowest since Italy was nearing a euro-threatening crisis in July 2011.
The London stock market rose 0.34%, Frankfurt 0.47% and Madrid 0.75%.
Paris bucked the trend amid gloomy economic forecasts, with a 0.29% loss.