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Markets across the world are soaring.The Dow is up 200 points, and the NASDAQ is 2% higher.

The Italian FTSE MIB is led that charge in Europe, up 3.5 per cent at the close of trading.

Gold is also trading near one-month highs.

Here’s the rest of the European scoreboard:

FTSE 100: 2.43%
CAC 40: 2.60%
DAX: 1.97%
IBEX 35: 2.47%

Take a look at gains in the FTSE MIB today:


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