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ADVFN III Evening Euro Markets Bulletin -September 20, 2012-.

ADVFN I I I Evening Euro Markets Bulletin Daily world financial news Thursday, 20 September 2012 London Market Report FTSE 100 Euronext Dax perf CAC 40 Please click on the images to view our interactive charts Losses pared but miners are hit hard Market Movers techMARK 2,128.73 -0.35% FTSE 100 5,854.64 -0.57% FTSE 250 11,928.98 -0.38% Losses were pared in the final 90 minutes of trading in London on a day when investors fretted about a slow-down in the global economy. Disappointing Chinese manufacturing data was released overnight, and the news was not good. China´s manufacturing sector Purchasing Manufacturers' Index (PMI) for the month of September came in at 47.8, after 47.6 in August, for its longest streak below the 50 point threshold – which indicates economic contraction – in eight years. Closer to home, UK retail sales fell by 0.2% in August, slightly less than the 0.3% fall expected by economists. In year-o