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Friday, Aug 16
Eurozone trade surplus widens
- Eurozone seasonally adjusted trade surplus €14.9B in June vs €13.8B in May and consensus of €15.3B.
- Exports +3% on month and imports +2.5%.
- Interestingly, the EU-wide surplus for manufactured goods rose to €163B in January-May from €133.3B a year earlier. (PR)
- Eurozone ETFs - Euro: FXE, ERO, ULE, URR, EUO, DRR, EUFX. Equities: EZU, VGK, FEZ, EPV, IEV, ADRU, FEP, FDD, UPV, EPV, DFE, FEU, FEEU. Bonds: EU