Optimism over trade, Brexit boost European shares; UBS, Swedbank fall

European shares rose on Friday
breaching a five-month high hit a day earlier as investors
cheered positive signals over U.S.-China trade talks and after
UK lawmakers voted to delay a potentially chaotic exit from the
European Union.

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