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Bank-of-Korea-040915.jpg Export prices in South Korea climbed 0.9 percent on month in September, the Bank of Korea said on Wednesday - accelerating from 0.6 percent in August. On a yearly basis, export prices climbed 10.9 percent, up slightly from 10.8 percent in the previous month. Individually, export prices for agricultural,...

EUR-USD4-101717.jpg The dollar is rising against its major European rivals Tuesday afternoon, but is paring its early gains against the Japanese Yen. Investors were encouraged by the release of some better than expected economic reports this morning, particularly the industrial production and homebuilder confidence numbers. U.S....

NAHB-MarketIndex-101717.jpg Homebuilder confidence in the U.S. has unexpectedly seen an improvement in the month of October, according to a report released by the National Association of Home Builders on Tuesday. The report said the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index surged up to 68 in October after dropping to 64 in September.

Industrialproduction-US-101717.jpg After reporting a notable decrease in U.S. industrial production in the previous month, the Federal Reserve released a report on Tuesday showing production rebounded by slightly more than expected in the month of September. The report said production rose by 0.3 percent in September after sliding by 0.7 percent in August.

ImportExport-US-101717.jpg U.S. import and export prices both increased by more than anticipated in the month of September, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Tuesday. The report said import prices climbed by 0.7 percent in September after rising by 0.6 percent in August.

CPI-UK-101717.jpg British consumer prices increased at the fastest pace in more than five years in September, led by a weaker pound, adding to the likelihood of a rate hike as early as the next month. Driven by food and transport prices, inflation rose to 3 percent in September from 2.9 percent in August, data from the Office for National Statistics showed Tuesday.

GermanZew-101717.jpg Germany's economic sentiment improved for a second straight month in October, thanks to positive growth figures, strong order books and further improvement in the outlook for exports, results of a key survey showed Tuesday.

EEP2-091614_17Oct17.jpg Inflation figures from the UK and economic confidence from Germany are due on Tuesday, headlining a light day for the European economic news.

RBA-061615.jpg Members of the Reserve Bank of Australia said that the country's economy was growing in line with expectations, minutes from the bank's October 3 meeting revealed on Tuesday. Price pressure remained broadly subdued, the minutes said, thanks in part to a strengthening Australian dollar and a softening...

NewZealandcpi-071510.jpg Consumer prices in New Zealand advanced 0.5 percent on quarter in the third quarter of 2017, Statistics New Zealand said on Tuesday. That exceeded forecasts for a gain of 0.4 percent following the flat reading in the previous three months. Food prices rose 1.1 percent, influenced by higher prices...

The dollar got off to a weak start to the new trading week, but has since recovered and is now up slightly against all of its major rivals. Economic data was on the light side this morning, but the one U.S. report that investors received came in better than anticipated. A report released by the Federal...

empirestatemanufacturing-101617.jpg A report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on Monday said manufacturing firms in New York reported that business activity continued to expand strongly in the month of October. The New York Fed said its general business conditions index climbed to 30.2 in October from 24.4 in September.

China-CPI-PPI-101617.jpg China's consumer price inflation slowed in September on falling food prices, while producer prices climbed at the fastest pace in six months, data published by the National Bureau of Statistics showed Monday. Consumer price inflation eased to 1.6 percent in September from 1.8 percent in August. The rate came in line with expectations.

EUR-USD4-101417.jpg The dollar is turning in a mixed performance against its major rivals Friday afternoon, but remains little changed overall. Investors were hit with a deluge of economic reports this morning, the results of which proved mixed. With gasoline prices showing a substantial increase, the Commerce Department...

Consumer-shopping-101317.jpg Consumer sentiment in the U.S. has unexpectedly seen a significant increase in the month of October, according to a report released by the University of Michigan on Friday. The report said the consumer sentiment index jumped to 101.1 in October after dipping to 95.1 in September.

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