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Dollar Little Changed Heading Into The Weekend

The dollar is paring early gains against its major European rivals Friday afternoon and is recovering from early weakness against the Japanese Yen. The reversal has left the greenback little changed overall as the weekend draws near. Personal income in the U.S. rose by slightly less than expected in the month of August, according to…

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Spain's Q2 GDP Growth Confirmed

Spain’s economy expanded as initially estimated in the second quarter, final data from the statistical office INE showed Friday. Gross domestic product climbed 0.6 percent on quarter, as previously estimated, in the second quarter. A similar pace of growth was logged in the first quarter. Year-on-year, GDP growth eased to 2.5 percent from 2.8 percent…

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Portugal Retail Sales Growth Improves, Jobless Rate Unchanged

Portugal’s retail sales growth improved in August after slowing in the previous two months, while the unemployment rate held steady, figures from Statistics Portugal showed Friday. Retail sales rose 3.8 percent year-on-year following a 2.2 percent increase in July. Sales growth peaked at 5.8 percent in May. On a month-on-month basis, retail sales increased 1.1…

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Oil Prices Hold Steady As Supply Risks Loom

Oil prices held steady on Friday and remained on track to post the longest run of weekly gains in four months amid bets that U.S. sanctions against Iran will tighten markets. Global benchmark Brent crude was up 20 cents or 0.25 percent at $ 81.58 a barrel on London’s Intercontinental Exchange. On the New York…