Holly Ellyatt writes for CNBC.com focusing on European macro-economics and politics. She has led digital coverage of the Greek and Russian financial crises and broader euro zone news, as well as covering the U.K. economy, the 2015 election and Brexit debate. Holly joined CNBC in 2012, having worked previously in digital, radio and film production. She studied European Social and Political Studies at University College London (UCL) and Broadcast Journalism at City University.
European equities ended slightly higher on Tuesday as the rally in oil prices helped shake off weak earnings results.
Turkey is holding its second parliamentary election in five months Sunday with analysts fearing it will fail to resolve the political deadlock.
European markets closed sharply higher on Wednesday, as investor sentiment was boosted by earnings and a sharp rebound in oil prices.
European markets ended Tuesday solidly lower, as investors reacted to earnings news and a decline in oil prices.
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