Western Europe – markets in limbo after Easter break as investors and brokers search for direction. No macro-data on the calendar to inspire trading. Infineon losing over 2.5% as net result disappoints with no end to the semiconductor slump in sight. Allianz pares gains as it led DAX30 to decent gains last week. Financial stocks leading the way (AXA +1.61%, Aviva +1.17%) as rising equity markets relieve pressure on their equity holdings.