Investors Check Out of Europe – Wall Street Journal

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Investors are fleeing Europe.

Fund managers are pulling cash out of European equity and debt markets in response to concerns about the continent’s fractious politics, ultralow interest rates and weak banks, and relentless economic malaise.

Investors have sold exchange-traded funds tracking European shares for nearly 15 weeks—the longest stretch since 2008—according to UBS Group AG. Meanwhile, annual net outflows from eurozone…

Investors Check Out of Europe – Wall Street Journal