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Morning Briefing: Thursday 30, June 2016

Soros warns EU parliament of looming dangers following Brexit

In a speech to the European Union parliament on Thursday, George Soros said Brexit not only created an opening to reinvent the EU but has also aggravated two looming dangers.

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Economic Calendar: Thursday 30 June 2016

Last updated at 2:12pm

  • Switzerland

    KOF Leading Indicator

    Medium Impact
    Previous: 102.9Forecast: -Actual: 102.4

    The KOF Swiss Leading Indicator is released by the Konjunkturforschungsstelle Swiss Institute for Business Cycle Research and is a measure of the overall economic activity conducted together with the leading indicator. It calculates the degree of GDP growth and prevailing economic trends in Switzerland.

  • Germany

    Unemployment Change

    High Impact
    Previous: -11000Forecast: -5000Actual: -6000

    This indicator shows the change in unemployment for that measured period.

  • Germany

    Unemployment Rate

    High Impact
    Previous: 6.1%Forecast: 6.1%Actual: 6.1%
  • United Kingdom

    GDP Final q/q

    High Impact
    Previous: 0.6%Forecast: 0.4%Actual: 0.4%
  • United Kingdom

    GDP Final Y/Y

    High Impact
    Previous: 2.1%Forecast: 2%Actual: 2%
  • United States

    Weekly Jobless Claims

    High Impact
    Previous: 259000Forecast: 268000Actual: -

    This figure measures the number of Americans filing for jobless benefits in the previous week. It is published by the Labor Departments and is an important leading indicator on the overall state and health of the economy and labor market.

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