Stock markets return to downside as inflation spectre flares up


European shares extended losses on Friday as investors fretted about inflation and continuing turmoil in the UK following the resignation of Prime Minister Liz Truss after just 45 days in office.

The pan European Stoxx 600 index was down 0.62% to 396.29, alongside a 0.29% dip for Germany's Dax to 12,730.90...