Germany’s GFK Consumer Climate index remained in negative territory for the 14th consecutive month due to persistent concerns about recession and the rising cost of living.
Ambulance workers in England and Wales went on strike today after nurses did the same yesterday.
The European Commission cleared a EUR34.50 bln plan to recapitalize German energy giant Uniper.
Germany’s January GfK Consumer Climate -37.8 (expected -38.0; last -40.1)
U.K.’s December CBI Distributive Trades Survey 11 (expected -23; last -19).
November Public Sector Net Borrowing GBP21.20 bln (last GBP13.37 bln)