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U.S. stock-index futures were flat on Tuesday as earnings season winds down and investor expectations shift to a much-awaited cut in corporate taxes. Global Stocks: Nikkei 22,937.60 +389.25 +1.73% Hang Seng 28,994.34 +397.54 +1.39% Shang…

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(company / ticker / price / change ($/%) / volume) ALTRIA GROUP INC. MO 63.3 -0.15(-0.24%) 2398 Amazon.com Inc., NASDAQ AMZN 1,123.00 2.34(0.21%) 11161 Apple Inc. AAPL 174.19 …

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EURUSD: 1.1650 (EUR 410m) 1.1680-90 (550m) 1.1700 (605m) 1.1810 (340m) USDJPY: 110.80 (USD 620m) 111.75 (300m) 113.60 (325m) 114.50 (905m) 115.00(1.21bln) GBPUSD: 1.3020-23 (GBP 300m) 1.3150 (830m) 1.3286 (240m) AUDUSD: 0.7700 (AUD 310m) U…

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October saw a seventh successive monthly rise in sales at eurozone retailers. This was the longest period of growth in nearly 11 years. The expansion was broad-based across the “big-three‟ euro area economies. That said, the rate of growth eased amid weaker increases in France and Germany, and was only slight overall. The headline IHS Markit Eurozone Retail PMI® – which tracks the month-on-month changes in retail sales in the bloc‟s biggest three economies combined – dropped to 51.1 in October, from 52.3 in September. In contrast, sales were down on an annual basis, thereby reversing the upturn seen in the previous survey period

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House prices in the last three months (August-October) were 2.3% higher than in the previous three months (May-July). This is the fastest price growth, on this measure, since January.

Prices in the three months to October were 4.5% higher than in the same three months a year earlier. The annual rate in October is higher than in September (4.0%) and at its highest growth rate since February.

House prices rose by 0.3% between September and October, following a 0.8% increase in September. The average price of £225,826 is the highest on record and 2.8% higher than in January (£219,741).

Russell Galley, Managing Director, Halifax Community Bank, said: “The annual rate of growth has continued to rise for the third month in succession, rising from 4.0% in September to 4.5% in October. The average house price is now £225,826 – exceeding last month’s previous high. House prices in the three months to October were 2.3% higher than in the previous quarter, the fastest quarterly increase since January”.

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EUR/USD Resistance levels (open interest**, contracts) $1.1720 (3386) $1.1695 (1260) $1.1652 (758) Price at time of writing this review: $1.1591 Support levels (open interest**, contracts): $1.1563 (5785) $1.1537 (8279) $1.1506 (5994…

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Expects economy to grow at an annual 3 pct rate over the next few years Signs conditions are easing in sydney house prices Rising AUD would slow economy Inflation remains low, likely to stay so for some time Global economy continui…

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