Europe Markets: Europe markets drift lower as Trump widens trade war

European markets were edging toward Friday’s session-closing figures as U.S. President Donald Trump arrived in the region for a U.K. visit, while firing trade-related salvos at Mexico and India.

How did markets perform?

The Stoxx 600 SXXP, -0.02% retreated 0.2% to 368.4. It fell 0.8% Friday.

The U.K.’s FTSE 100 UKX, +0.15% moved down 0.3% to 7,143 after declining 0.8% Friday.

The pound GBPUSD, -0.0475% climbed 0.2% to $1.2648 following Friday’s session when it edged up 0.1%.

In Germany, the DAX DAX, +0.05% fell back 0.1% to 11,713.3. On Friday it sank 1.5%.

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