LONDON — Shares rebounded in Europe and Asia on Friday as worries over U.S.-China trade friction were calmed by conciliatory comments from Beijing. Attention was turning toward upcoming U.S. jobs data.
KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, stock markets made up around half of Thursday’s losses in morning trading. Germany’s DAX climbed 0.5 percent to 10,867 while the CAC 40 in France advanced 1.3 percent to 4,841. Britain’s FTSE 100 jumped 1.3 percent to 6,790.