Falling gas prices and an increase in retail sales are driving European markets higher

Falling gas prices and an increase in retail sales are driving European markets higher

E European markets posted strong gains on Monday, boosted by easing gas prices and rising retail stocks. In London, retailers including Tesco and Sainsbury’s continued their strong recovery after this Government has confirmed plans to freeze household energy bills, boosting consumer spending power in the coming months. As a result, the FTSE 100 rose to…