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Oil falls on China economic data, output cuts support

Oil prices fell on Friday after China reported slower economic growth, pointing to lower fuel demand in the world's biggest oil importer, although market sentiment was supported by supply cuts agreed last week by major crude producers.

Euro zone bond yields fall as weak PMI fans growth fears

Borrowing costs in the euro area fell on Friday as weak data from the euro zone and China fanned worries about global growth, a day after the ECB trimmed growth forecasts and said downside economic risks were becoming more prominent.

FTSE 100 tumbles as weak Chinese data dents markets

Weak economic data from China sent Britain's top stock index sharply down on Friday as banks, miners and consumer stocks suffered from investors' mounting anxiety about the world's second-biggest economy.

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