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EEP3-091614_30Sep14.jpg German retail sales, revised U.K. GDP and flash eurozone inflation data are some of the important data scheduled for release on Tuesday. German statistical office Destatis is scheduled to release its retail sales and unemployment reports for August at 2 am ET. Retail sales are expected to rise 0.3...

An index measuring consumer confidence slid into negative territory in September, the latest survey from GfK revealed on Tuesday with a score of -1. That missed forecasts for a reading of 0, and it was down from +1 in August. The index has fluctuated between +1 and -2 through the last five months;...

Belgium's annual inflation moved into negative territory in September, for the first time in nearly five years, Statistics Belgium said Monday. The consumer price index dropped 0.12 percent year-on-year after rising 0.02 percent in August. Inflation has become negative for the first time since November...

German consumer price inflation remained stable at 0.8 percent in September, preliminary data from Destatis showed Monday. This was the lowest since February 2010, when prices climbed 0.5 percent and matched economists' expectations. Energy prices declined 2.2 percent after easing 1.9 percent....

EurozoneEconomicConfidence-092914.jpg Eurozone economic confidence weakened to a 10-month low in September as consumers and retailers turned more cautious suggesting that the region hardly recovered from a flat performance in the second quarter. The economic sentiment index dropped to 99.9, in line with forecast, from 100.6 in August, survey results from the European Commission showed Monday.

The Swiss central bank can consider using negative interest rates or any other measure to maintain price stability, the Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan reportedly said in Geneva, on Monday. The SNB maintained the minimum exchange rate of CHF 1.20 per euro and left the target range for...

Ireland's retail sales declined in August, after registering solid growth in the previous month, figures from the Central Statistics Office showed Monday. The retail sales volume fell a seasonally adjusted 2.9 percent from July, when they grew 8.4 percent.Year-on-year, retail sales volume increased...

Portugal's consumer confidence improved to its highest level in almost eight years in September, a report from Statistics Portugal showed Monday. The consumer confidence index rose to -24.6 in September from -25.5 in August. This marked the highest reading since October 2006. The index measuring...

The Eurozone economic confidence index fell below its long-term average of 100 in September, survey results from the European Commission showed Monday. The economic sentiment index dropped to 99.9, in line with forecast, from 100.6 in August. The indicator last surpassed 100 in December 2013. The...

U.K. mortgage approvals declined more than expected to a 3-month low in August, figures from the Bank of England showed Monday. Mortgage approvals fell to 64,212 in August from 66,100 in July. Approvals were forecast to decrease to 64,800. Total lending to individuals in August increased GBP...

Austria's manufacturing sector contracted in September, after expanding in the previous month, survey figures from Markit Economics showed Monday. The seasonally adjusted Bank Austria manufacturing purchasing managers' index fell below the no-change mark of 50 to 47.9 in September from 50.9 in August. This...

Swedish retail sales increased at a faster than expected pace in August, data from Statistics Sweden showed Monday. On a monthly basis, the retail sales volume grew 1.9 percent, reversing the 1.1 percent drop in July and also bigger than the expected 0.6 percent growth. Retail sales increased 4.6...

Spain's retail sales recovered in August as both food and non-food product sales increased from last year, data from the statistical office INE showed Monday. Retail sales grew 0.4 percent annually versus a 0.2 percent drop in July. On an unadjusted basis, sales declined 0.9 percent. Food sales...

Slovak economic sentiment improved modestly in September to its highest level in more than three years, after remaining stable in the previous month, figures from the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic showed Monday. The economic sentiment indicator rose to 103 in September from 102.9 in July...

Turkey's consumer confidence increased in September as most of the sub-indices improved, data from Turkstat showed Monday. The consumer confidence index rose to 74 in September from 73.2 in August. The index measuring the savings probability for the future turned edged up to 23.9 from 23.7 in August....