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European markets buck China concerns

European markets opened firmer on Tuesday after an extended weekend break, bucking fears of slowing demand from China and despite debt stand-off fears depressing Greek stocks. Britain's FTSE 100 index was up 0.9 percent after a three-day weekend and Germany's DAX rose more than 1 percent, helped by Infineon raising its 2015 outlook. Everything has pointed to this being the week in which a deal needs to be done," Charles Stanley market analyst Jeremy Batstone-Carr said. …