European stock market close: German DAX leads the way

Closing changes for the main bourses:
– German DAX +0.8%
– French CAC +0.3%
– Spain IBEX -0.5%
– Italy MIB +0.35%
– UK FTSE -0.2%
Mixed bag around the continent. The DAX touched the best levels in two weeks but faded a bit at the end of the day.