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European stocks close higher

Europe's stock markets finished trading higher Wednesday after investors responded positively to improving eurozone economic data.

London's benchmark FTSE 100 index ended the day 1.62 percent ahead at 6,032.24 points.

In the eurozone, Frankfurt's DAX 30 added 0.44 percent to finish at 9,612.62 points, and Paris' CAC 40 gained 0.10 percent at 4,432.83 points.