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United States.- The Ibex 35 advances towards 8,000 points in the half session (+ 0.66%)

09/22/2020 Computers inside the Madrid Stock Exchange Palace (Spain), on September 22, 2020. The Ibex 35 experienced a 0.12% decline in the half session this Tuesday, which led the selective to stand at 6,684.2 integers at 12.00, in a day marked by fear and uncertainty due to the impact of a second wave of Covid-19 and in which oil is trading stable.  ECONOMY Eduardo Parra - Europa Press 09/22/2020 Computers inside the Madrid Stock Exchange Palace (Spain), on September 22, 2020. The Ibex 35 experienced a 0.12% decline in the half session this Tuesday, which led the selective to stand at 6,684.2 integers at 12.00, in a day marked by fear and uncertainty due to the impact of a second wave of Covid-19 and in which oil is trading stable. ECONOMY Eduardo Parra – Europa Press

MADRID, 20 (EUROPA PRESS)

The Ibex 35 rose 0.66% in the half session this Friday, on the way to conquer 8,000 points on the last day of this week, marked by the impact of the second wave of Covid-19, the expectations generated around the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines and the bank merger dance.

The Spanish selective traded at 7,982.7 points around midday, with most of its values ​​positive. The biggest increases were presented by Acerinox (+ 2.11%), Solaria (+ 2.08%), Arcelormittal (+ 2.01%), Bankinter (+ 1.8%), Ferrovial (+ 1.78%), IAG (+ 1.67%) and Repsol (+ 1.47%).

On the contrary, in the negative territory were Cellnex (-0.81%), Grifols (-0.56%), Telefónica (-0.38%), Merlin (-0.32%), Sabadell (-0 , 12%) and Amadeus (-0.03%).

The rest of European places were trading up 0.77% in London, 0.89% in Paris, 0.62% in Frankfurt and 1.05% in Milan.

A barrel of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) oil, the benchmark for the United States, traded at $ 42.01, while Brent crude, the benchmark for Europe, marked a price of $ 44.57.

For its part, the Spanish risk premium advanced positions up to 64 basis points, with the interest required for the ten-year bond at 0.065%, while the price of the euro against the dollar stood at 1.1855 ‘greenbacks’.