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German Economic Sentiment Plunges On Trade Disputes, Weak Data

Germany’s economic confidence weakened sharply to a seven-month low in June on trade disputes, geopolitical factors and weak domestic activity, survey data from the ZEW-Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research showed on Tuesday. The economic sentiment index dropped 19 points ...

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RBA Minutes: Further Monetary Easing More Likely

Policymakers of Reserve Bank of Australia suggested that it was more likely than not that a further easing in monetary policy would be appropriate in the period ahead. According to the minutes of the monetary policy meeting held on June ...

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U.S. Homebuilder Confidence Unexpectedly Pulls Back In June

After reporting a substantial improvement in U.S. homebuilder confidence in the previous month, the National Association of Home Builders released a report on Monday showing an unexpected pullback in confidence in the month of June. The report said the NAHB/Wells ...

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Singapore Exports Fall Most In More Than 3 Years

Singapore’s non-oil domestic exports declined the most in more than three years in May as shipments to almost all major markets, especially to China, plunged from a year ago amid escalating trade disputes. NODX fell 15.9 percent in May from ...

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BCC Trims UK Growth Outlook

The British Chambers of Commerce downgraded its growth outlook for next year as unwinding of historically-high inventory levels amid weak business investment weigh on economic activity. In the latest economic forecast, released Monday, the growth projection for 2020 was lowered ...

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Dollar Rises On Strong Retail Sales Data

Buoyed by data showing a jump in retail sales in the month of May, the U.S. dollar moved higher against most major currencies on Friday, even as traders continued to hope the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates this year. ...

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