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Name Price Chg %Chg
FTSE 100 6792.75 -28.71 -0.42%
Dow Jones IA 16929.24 -154.56 -0.90%
NASDAQ 4438.163 -33.95 -0.76%
DAX 30 9649.58 -144.48 -1.48%
CAC 40 4328.54 -82.11 -1.86%
AEX 624.07 -7.37 -1.17%
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GBP/USD 1.697 05/71 -0.00 -0.11%
GBP/EUR 1.26 31/36 0.00 0.13%
EUR/USD 1.34 33/37 -0.00 -0.24%
USD/CHF 0.904 43/48 0.00 0.21%
USD/JPY 101.7 99/03 0.03 0.03%
GBP/JPY 172. 76/67 -0.14 -0.08%
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Gold $/oz 1295.3 2.37 0.18%
Silver $/oz 20.455 0.13 0.62%
Platinum $/oz 1469.4 1.40 0.10%
Palladium $/oz 873.25 5.22 0.60%
Brent Oil $/barrel 107.67 0.55 0.51%
WTI $/barrel 102.06 0.05 0.05%
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