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Tuesday, Oct 1
German jobless rate edges up
- The adjusted German unemployment rate rose slightly to 6.9% in September from 6.8% in August and topped consensus that was also 6.8%.
- The number of unemployed unexpectedly rose by 25,000 to 2.98M vs an increase of 9,000 in July and consensus for a drop of 5,000.
- DAX +0.5%. (PR)
- ETFs - Stocks: FGM, EWG, GERJ, EWGS, DBGR. Bonds: BUNL, BUNT, BUND, GGOV