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New Zealand Q3 Building Volume Adds 0.7%

The volume of all building in New Zealand picked up a seasonally adjusted 0.7 percent on quarter in the third quarter of 2018, Statistics New Zealand said on Wednesday. That was shy of expectations for an increase of 2.3 percent and down from 0.8 percent in the three months prior. Residential building activity rose 1.2…

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Swiss Manufacturing Growth Unexpectedly Improves In November

Switzerland’s factory sector growth improved in November, defying expectations for further slowdown, while the service sector expansion slowed for a second straight month, survey data from procure.ch and Credit Suisse showed on Monday. The procure.ch Purchasing Mangers’ Index for industry climbed to 57.7 from 57.4 in October. Economists had forecast a score of 56.4 and…

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Gold Hits Over 3-week High On Dollar Weakness

Gold prices hit over three-week high on Monday as the U.S. dollar weakened broadly after the U.S. and China agreed to a 90-day truce on their escalating trade war during a weekend meeting in Argentina. Spot gold climbed 0.75 percent to $1,229.37 per ounce after having touched as high as $1,231.34, the highest level since…

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Pound Declines Against Majors

Reversing direction, the pound slipped against its major counterparts in the European session on Monday. The pound dropped to near a 2-week low of 144.30 versus the yen and near a 5-week low of 1.2708 versus the dollar, from its early high of 145.51 and a 2-day high of 1.2825, respectively. The pound weakened to…

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Pound Falls On Brexit Jitters

The pound declined against its major counterparts in the European session on Monday, erasing its early gains, amid Brexit worries as MPs of both houses of Parliament have demanded the U.K. government to publish the full version of Brexit deal. Theresa May is under pressure to publish the full legal advice on her Brexit withdrawal…