Europe: Commodity rally leads stocks to third straight week of gains

The Business Times | Nov 21, 2020 at 1:00 AM
  • European stocks ended higher on Friday.
  • Miners including Rio Tinto, Glencore and BHP rose between 1.2 per cent and 2.4 per cent as metal prices rallied on continued strong demand in top consumer China and potential supply disruptions.
  • The oil and gas sector also jumped 1.5 per cent as crude prices were buoyed by successful Covid-19 vaccine trials.