(Reuters) – European shares rose on Wednesday from the previous session’s more than one-month closing low on positive sentiment underpinned by easing fears over the path ahead for U.S.-China trade ties and strong results from some German firms.

The German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, April 4, 2019. REUTERS/Staff

Resolute earnings from Siemens and Wirecard aided sentiment, while the White House said China has indicated it wants to strike a trade deal.[MKTS/GLOB]

The pan-European STOXX 600 index rose 0.2 percent, lifting off Thursday’s more than one-month closing low. Germany’s trade-sensitive DAX gained 0.7 percent, while French stocks tacked on 0.4 percent.

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