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European stocks stable at open, before rate decisions

Europe's main stock markets traded flat at the start of trading on Thursday as dealers awaited interest rate announcements from the ECB and Bank of England due later in the day.

London's FTSE 100 index of top companies dipped 0.08 percent to 6,290.11 points, Frankfurt's DAX 30 was flat at 7,581.37 points and in Paris the CAC 40 eased 0.07 percent to 3,640.38.