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How to trade or invest in the DAX index

The DAX tracks the prices of Germany’s 30 biggest listed companies. Learn all about DAX investing and trading with our comprehensive guide – including what moves the index’s price, plus a few tips to help you get started.

FTSE 100 could see gains eroded in weekend markets

The blue-chip index managed to rebound above 6000 this week, but the benchmark’s gains could be eroded over the weekend with investors worried about a second wave of coronavirus cases as the UK economy reopens.

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