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Composite leading indicators point to weakening growth in most major emerging economies but continued positive growth prospects in OECD countries

Growth around trend in the OECD area

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08/04/2014 - Composite leading indicators (CLIs) point to weakening growth in major emerging economies, with the exception of China, where the CLI points to growth remaining around trend. CLIs point to growth below trend in Brazil and India, and to growth losing momentum in Russia           

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