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    Oct 14

    Europe's economic slowdown

    Is there room for any further disappointment? Europe has suffered a stream of destabilising news this year. Firstly, there was January's emerging markets crisis, which slowed the demand for European exports. Then there were EU parliamentary elections in May, which returned a large number of anti-establishment MEPs to Brussels and spurred David Cameron's attempt to block the appointment of Jean-Claude Juncker as EU president. In more recent months investors have also had to contend with fears of a Russian m...