The IBEX 35 has started the session this Thursday with a rise of 0.24%, which has led the selective to be in the entire 9,428.8 at 9.01 am, outside the extension of Brexit until next October 31 agreed by the European Union and the United Kingdom.
In particular, the British Prime Minister, Theresa May, has accepted the timetable imposed by her partners in the European Union to delay the Brexit until October 31, an extension four months longer than desired by London and subject to a series of conditions, including the holding in the UK of elections to the European Parliament next May.
Thus, the selective Madrid woke up staying above the psychological level of the entire 9,400, after yesterday's meeting of the European Central Bank (ECB) and knowing that the US Federal Reserve (Fed) does not rule out lowering the rates of interest during 2019, after having increased them four times in 2018, according to the minutes of the meeting of the central bank of the North American country celebrated on March 20.
After closing Wall Street with flat behavior and the Nikkei index with a rise of 0.11%, the main European stock exchanges started the session with slight increases of 0.1% for Frankfurt and 0.4% for Paris, while London 0.1% was left.
In the early stages of the session, Caixabank and Sabadell led the gains, up 1.5%, followed by Bankia (+ 1.4%), Cie Automotive (+ 1.1%), IAG (+ 1% ), Viscofan (+ 0.9%) and Mediaset (+ 0.8%), while on the opposite side were Red Eléctrica Corporación (-0.3%), Iberdrola (-0.1%) and Ferrovial (-0.3%). -0.1%), among others.
On the other hand, the price of a barrel of Brent quality oil, reference for the Old Continent, was at a price of 71.40 dollars, while Texas was placed at 64.24 dollars.
Finally, the price of the euro against the dollar stood at 1,1282 'greenbacks', while the Spanish risk premium stood at 107 basis points, with the interest charged on the 10-year bond at 1%.