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ZEW index reduces slowdown fears

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German investor confidence fell in October but by less than expected.

The latest survey from the ZEW economic research institute bolstered hopes that an expected slowdown in Europe’s largest economy will be milder than forecast.

ZEW said the analysts and investors they questioned were much more optimistic about consumption, on the basis that employment and wages are rising.