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Germany's import prices continued to fall in July but the pace of decline slowed for the third straight month, Destatis reported Tuesday. Import prices decreased 3.8 percent year-on-year in July, slower than the 4.6 percent decline seen in June and the expected fall of 4 percent. A similar slower...

EEP09-011515_30Aug16.jpg Economic confidence from euro area and mortgage approvals from the U.K. are the major reports due on Tuesday.

Ireland's retail sales grew markedly in July, after falling in the previous month, preliminary figures from the Central Statistics Office showed Monday. Retail sales volume surged a seasonally adjusted 12.6 percent month-over-month in July, reversing a 7.2 percent spike in June. On an annual basis,...

Greece's economy expanded in the second quarter at a slightly slower pace than estimated earlier, latest figures from the Hellenic Statistical Authority showed Monday. Gross domestic product grew a seasonally adjusted 0.2 percent sequentially, which was slightly slower than the 0.3 percent estimated...

Finland's factory confidence improved marginally in August, after falling in the previous month, data from the Confederation of Finnish Industries EK showed Monday. The manufacturing confidence indicator rose to -10 in August from -12 in July. However, the morale was clearly weaker than its long-term...

Italy's consumer confidence fell to its lowest level in over a year and business sentiment reached an 18-month low in August, preliminary data from ISTAT showed Monday. The consumer confidence index decreased to 109.2 from 111.2 in July, which was revised from 111.3. Economists had forecast a score...

Swedish retail sales declined for a second straight month in July and at the fastest pace since December last year, preliminary figures from the statistical office showed Monday. Retail sales dropped a seasonally adjusted 0.9 percent from June, when they declined 0.7 percent, data from Statistics...

Sweden's foreign trade surplus increased in July from a year earlier, though slightly, preliminary figures from Statistics Sweden showed Monday. The trade surplus rose to SEK 0.5 billion in July from SEK 0.4 billion in the corresponding month of the previous year. However, it was just below June's...

Finland's consumer confidence increased in August to the strongest level more than five years, figures from Statistics Finland showed Monday. The consumer confidence index rose to 15.7 in August from 13.1 in the previous month. The latest reading was the highest since April 2011, when it marked...

UKGDP-082616.jpg The U.K. economy logged faster growth in the second quarter as robust consumer spending and investment cushioned the region against the impact of the severe political and economic uncertainty in the run-up to the EU referendum. Gross domestic product grew 0.6 percent sequentially after rising 0.4 percent in the first quarter.

Iceland's consumer price inflation eased for the third straight month in August to the weakest level in eighteen months, figures from Statistics Iceland showed Friday. The consumer price index rose 0.9 percent year-over-year in August, slower than previous month's 1.1 percent increase. This was...

The U.K. economy expanded at a faster pace in the second quarter as previously estimated, in run-up to the EU referendum, the second estimate from the Office for National Statistics showed Friday. Gross domestic product grew 0.6 percent sequentially after rising 0.4 percent in the first quarter. The...

British business investment increased in the three months to June, marking the first growth since the third quarter of last year, figures from the Office for National Statistics showed Friday. Business investment rose 0.5 percent from the first quarter, when it declined 0.6 percent. In the same period...

Lithuania's retail sales growth eased in July after accelerating in the previous month, figures from the Department of Statistics showed Friday. Retail sales, excluding VAT, grew a working-day-adjusted 6.2 percent year-over-year in July, slower than June's 6.5 percent climb, which was revised up from...

Eurozone money supply and total credit to the private sector grew at slower pace in July, the European Central Bank reported Friday. The broad monetary aggregate M3 advanced 4.8 percent in July from prior year, slower than the 5 percent increase seen in June. The annual growth was forecast to remain...

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