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Major European indices trade higher in an otherwise quiet session.

The eurozone’s Sentix Investor confidence survey for August improved slightly but it continues pointing to expectations for a recession in the eurozone.
Moody’s affirmed Italy’s Baa3 rating but lowered the outlook to Negative from Stable.
Fitch affirmed France’s AA rating with a Negative outlook.

—Equity Markets—

STOXX Europe 600: +1.0%
Germany’s DAX: +0.9%
U.K.’s FTSE 100: +0.7%
France’s CAC 40: +1.1%
Italy’s FTSE MIB: +0.7%
Spain’s IBEX 35: +1.0%