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Wednesday,15 September 2021 at 07:23
UKand European markets opened lower after weak Chinese economic data reignited worries that global growth
Shares in Asia-Pacific
were largely lower as investors reacted to the release of
Chinese economic data.
Oil prices climbed after
industry data showed a larger than expected drawdown in crude oil stocks in the
Gold prices held above the
$1,800 level as the U.S. dollar and bond yields came under
pressure after a tamer-than-expected rise in U.S. inflation led to uncertainty.
In corporate news, The
Restaurant Group reported that all its businesses outperformed
the market over the 15 weeks ending on 29 August, with like-for-like sales supported
in part by a reduction in value added tax.
FTSE 100 7,031 (-0.03%)
FTSE 250 23,628 (-0.25%)
DAX 15,737 +0.09%
At the close
Dow Jones 34,577 (-0.84%)
S&P 500 4,443 (-0.57%)
NASDAQ 15,037 (-0.45%)
UK 10-YR YIELD 0.674
Gold $1,800 (-0.22%)
Brent $74.26 +0.46%
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