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Ireland's manufacturing output prices fell at a slower annual pace in August, figures from the Central Statistics Office showed Tuesday. The manufacturing output price index dropped 2 percent year-on-year following 2.4 percent in July. Prices rose 0.3 percent from the previous month, when they declined...

U.K. mortgage approvals declined unexpectedly in August, data from British Bankers' Association, or BBA, revealed Tuesday. The number of mortgage approvals fell to 41,588 in August from 42,715 in July. Economists had expected the number of approvals to rise to 42,913. Meanwhile, gross mortgage...

The U.K. public sector net borrowing excluding interventions increased in August, data from the Office for National Statistics showed Tuesday. PSNB excluding public sector banks totaled GBP 11.6 billion in August versus GBP 11 billion in the same period of last year. This increase in net borrowing...

Poland's retail sales growth slowed less-than-expected in August, after improving in the previous month, data from the Central Statistical Office revealed Tuesday. Retail sales grew 1.7 percent year-on-year following 2.1 percent gain in July. Economists had forecast 1.4 percent increase. In June,...

Poland's registered unemployment rate dropped for the sixth straight month in August, data from the Central Statistical Office showed Tuesday. The jobless rate fell to 11.7 percent from a revised 11.8 percent in July. Economists had expected the figure to ease to 11.8 percent from 11.9 percent reported...

Eurozone business activity grew at the lowest rate seen so far this year in September, preliminary data from Markit Economics showed Tuesday. The composite output index fell to 52.3 in September, a 9-month low, from 52.5 in August. The reading was expected to remain unchanged at 52.5. At 52.9,...

The German private sector stretched its expansion to 17 months in September, flash data from Markit Economics showed Tuesday. The composite output index rose to 54 in September from 53.7 in August. However, the gap between manufacturing and services widened further in September. The services Purchasing...

French private sector activity decreased marginally in September, flash data from Markit Economics showed Tuesday. The composite output index edged down to 49.1 in September from 49.5 in August, logging a three month low. The PMI for the dominant services sector fell below the no-change mark of...

French business climate weakened slightly in September, survey results from the statistical office Insee showed Tuesday. The economy stalled again in the second quarter as initially estimated, another report revealed today. The business confidence index came in at 91 in September, down from 92 in...

Hungary's current account surplus decreased more than expected in the second quarter, figures from the Magyar Nemzeti Bank showed Tuesday. The current account surplus fell to EUR 809 million in the second quarter from EUR 1.6 billion in the first quarter. Economists had expected the surplus to come...

The unemployment rate in Finland rose less than expected in August, figures from Statistics Finland showed Tuesday. The jobless rate increased to 7.4 percent in August from 7 percent in July. Economists had expected the unemployment rate to rise to 7.7 percent. A year ago, the unemployment rate...

Germany's real earnings increased for the second straight quarter, data released by Destatis showed Tuesday. Real wages grew 1.2 percent year-on-year in the second quarter after rising 1.3 percent a quarter ago. Wages declined in the third and fourth quarters of 2013. At the same time, annual growth...

EEP3-091614_23Sep14.jpg Purchasing managers' index, or PMI, reports from major eurozone countries and final French GDP are some of the important economic data due for release on Tuesday. At 4 am ET, Markit Economics will release the preliminary results of its private sector activity survey for the eurozone. The flash composite...

Draghi-092214.jpg The European Central Bank remains ready to use additional unconventional tools to counter risks to the inflation outlook and to boost the euro area economy, ECB President Mario Draghi said on Monday. "The Governing Council remains fully determined to counter risks to the medium-term outlook for inflation," Draghi said in Brussels.

Eurozone's consumer confidence dropped for a fourth month in September and the decline was worse-than-expected, preliminary data from the European Commission showed Monday. The flash consumer confidence indicator for the euro area fell to -11.4 from -10 in August. The reading came in below economists'...