France growth figures – February 28th 2017 11:30 (GMT+1)


From the final growth figures in France for the fourth quarter of 2016, indicated that the country’s economy grew by 0.4% compared to the third quarter.
Overall, the French economy grew in 2016 by 1.1%, depending on the initial assessment.


Market News Briefing – November 14th 2016 10:00 (GMT+1)


Japan’s growth in the third quarter by 2.2%

Data released in Japan today pointed on a sharper than expected growth in the third quarter at the background of recovery in exports.
However, a weak domestic demand continues to hurt the country’s economy.
The data showed that Japan’s economy grew in the third quarter at an annual rate of 2.2%, compared with forecasts for growth of only 0.9%.

Market News Briefing – Aug 15th 2016 08:00 (GMT+1)


The growth in Japan disappointing again

The growth figures released today in Japan, the world’s third largest economy showed that during the second quarter the growth was of 0.2%, compared with forecasts for growth of 0.7%.
One of the main causes of the disappointing growth in Japan was a lower business expenses in the second quarter (0.4%)compared to the first quarter of the year.