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UK consumer price inflation remained in September and factory gate price inflation was the weakest in three years, figures from the Office for National Statistics showed Wednesday. Consumer prices advanced 1.7 percent year-on-year, the same pace of growth as seen in August. The rate was forecast...

Europe passenger car sales rebounded in September, data from the European Automobile Manufacturers Association, or ACEA, showed Wednesday. Passenger car registrations advanced 14.5 percent year-on-year in September, in contrast to an 8.4 percent decrease in August. Sales reached 1.2 million units...

preview-oct24_15oct19.jpg Consumer price data from the UK is due on Wednesday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association publishes monthly new car registration figures for September. At 3.00 am ET, consumer prices from Austria and producer prices from the Czech Republic are due.

imf-101519.jpg Global economy is set to expand at the slowest pace in a decade this year amid weak manufacturing momentum, and rising trade and geopolitical tensions, the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday. The global lender cut the growth forecast for this year to 3 percent from 3.3 percent projected in April, in its latest World Economic Outlook.

Spain's acting government lowered the economic growth forecasts for this year and next in its 2020 Budget Plan, released on Tuesday, and which will be send to the European Commission. The government cut the growth forecast for this year to 2.1 percent from 2.2 percent projected in April, the economy...

germanyeconomic-oct16_15oct19.jpg German investors' confidence decreased less than expected in October, while their assessment of the current economic situation worsened to the lowest since 2010, survey data from the ZEW - Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research in Mannheim showed on Tuesday. The ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment for Germany dropped slightly to -22.8 from -22.5 in September. Economists had forecast a scor

Ireland's trade surplus decreased in August, as exports declined and imports rose, figures from the Central Statistics Office showed on Tuesday. The visible trade surplus fell to EUR 4.68 billion in August compared to EUR 6.50 billion in July. In the same period last year, the trade surplus was EUR...

Poland's consumer price inflation eased for the first time since the beginning of the year in September, final data from Statistics Poland showed on Tuesday. The consumer price index climbed 2.6 percent year-on-year in September, after a 2.9 percent rise in August. That was in line with the initial...

Turkey's retail sales declined at the fastest rate in four months in August and the jobless rate rose in July, data from the Turkish Statistical Institute showed on Tuesday. Retail sales decreased a calendar adjusted 4.3 percent year-on-year in August, following a 3.4 percent fall in July. The...

uk-unempo-031517_15oct19.jpg The UK labor market weakened as the number of people out of work increased and employment declined the most in over four years in three months to August, data from the Office for National Statistics showed Tuesday. The level of unemployment increased by 22,000 to 1.31 million in three months to August and the number of people in work fell 56,000 to 32.69 million.

Germany's investor confidence decreased slightly in October, defying expectations for a steep fall, survey data from the ZEW - Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research in Mannheim showed on Tuesday. The ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment for Germany dropped to -22.8 from -22.5 in September....

The UK unemployment increased and employment declined in three months to August, data from the Office for National Statistics showed Tuesday. The number of people in work fell 56,000 to 32.69 million and the level of unemployment increased by 22,000 to 1.31 million in three months to August. The...

Switzerland's producer and import prices declined at a faster-than-expected rate in September, data from the Federal Statistical Office showed on Tuesday. The producer and import prices declined 2.0 percent year-on-year in September. Economists had expected a 1.7 percent fall. On a monthly basis,...

Denmark's producer prices decline slowed in September, figures from Statistics Denmark showed on Tuesday. The producer prices fell 2.5 percent year-on-year in September, following a 3.1 percent decline in August. The producer prices declined for the fifth month in a row to the lowest level since...

France's consumer price inflation eased as estimated in September, final data from the statistical office Insee showed Tuesday. Consumer price inflation slowed to 0.9 percent in September from 1 percent in August. The rate came in line with expectations. The slowdown in energy and food prices...

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