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Belgium's consumer confidence stabilized in September at the one-year low marked in August, survey data from the National Bank of Belgium revealed Friday. Consumers' grew more pessimistic regarding the economic situation in Belgium and the relevant index fell to -6 from -5. On the other hand,...

Latvia's industrial producer prices rose at a slower annual rate in August than in the previous month, figures from the Central Bureau of Statistics showed Friday. The producer price index rose 0.5 percent annually after a 0.7 percent gain in July. Prices increase for the third successive month....

European Central Bank Executive Board Member Benoit Coeure and a Germany's Deputy Labor Minister Joerg Asmussen have urged Germany to cut taxes on wages and promote investment to revive the euro area economy. In a jointly-authored opinion piece for the German daily Berliner Zeitung and the French...

Iceland's economy recovered in the second quarter, figures from Statistics Iceland showed Friday. Gross domestic product, or GDP, rose 2.4 percent year-over-year in the second quarter. This follows a 1.3 percent drop in the first quarter. On a sequential basis, GDP fell 1.2 percent, which was faster...

Slovenia's output prices declined at a stable rate in August, figures from the Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia showed Friday. Output prices fell 0.6 percent year-over-year in August, the same rate as in July. This marked the twelfth consecutive month of drop in prices. Output prices...

Eurozone's current account surplus was largely unchanged from the previous month in July, data from the European Central Bank showed Friday. The current account surplus slightly rose to EUR 18.7 billion from EUR 18.6 billion in June. The goods trade account surplus fell to EUR 10.7 billion from...

Dutch household spending increased in July, a report from the Central Bureau of Statistics showed Friday. Spending on goods and services rose 0.5 percent year-over-year in July, after remaining unchanged in June and May. Household spending on services delivered, accounting for more than 50 percent...

Germany's producer prices decreased at a stable rate as expected in August, data from Destatis showed Friday. Producer prices fell 0.8 percent year-over-year in August, the same rate as in July. This was in line with the consensus estimate. Prices of intermediate goods decreased by 0.4 percent...

EEP1-091614_19Sep14.jpg German producer prices data is among the handful of economic data scheduled for release on Friday. At 2 am ET, German Statistical Office DESTATIS is scheduled to release its producer prices report. Producer prices are expected to decline 0.8 percent year-over-year in August, the same rate of drop...

ECB-Draghi-091814.jpg Banks took up less-than-expected amount of funds at the European Central Bank's first targeted longer term refinancing operation, damping hopes of the success of the measure that was aimed to boost liquidity to help revive lending to small businesses and households.

UK-Retail-Sales-091814.jpg U.K. retail sales increased in August as sale of high powered vacuum cleaners and furniture, offset the decline in food store demand. Including auto fuel, retail sales volume increased 0.4 percent in August from July, when it remained flat, the Office for National Statistics reported Thursday. The monthly growth rate matched expectations.

Ireland's economy grew for the second consecutive quarter in the three months to June, latest figures from the Central Statistics Office showed Thursday. Gross domestic product grew a seasonally adjusted 1.5 percent sequentially following 2.8 percent expansion in the first quarter, revised from 2.7...

U.K. industrial orders declined more than expected in September as export demand fell to a 21-month low, survey data from the Confederation of British Industry showed Thursday.

Norway's central bank left the key interest rate unchanged for the fifteenth rate-setting session in a row, as inflation and output outlook remained broadly unchanged from the previous decision in June. The Executive Board decided to keep the key policy rate unchanged at 1.5 percent, the Norges Bank...

U.K. mortgage lending increased from a year ago in August, figures from the Council of Mortgage Lenders, or CML, showed Thursday. Gross mortgage lending grew 13 percent year-on-year to GBP 18.6 billion in August. Meanwhile, compared to the previous month, lending fell 5 percent. The latest figure...