European markets make a cautious start to August trading; HSBC is up 6%.

LONDON – European stock prices fell on Monday to start the new month, as investors digested a fresh round of corporate earnings. The pan-European Stoxx 600 index partially hovered above the flat line by mid-morning, as banks added 1.9% while construction and materials stocks fell 0.4%. The mixed trade for European stocks comes after the …

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