Traders work at their screens in front of the German share price index DAX board at the stock exchange in Frankfurt January 23, 2015. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski/remote
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European shares fell Friday on concerns that weakness in the Chinese yuan could weigh on the global economy, while the oil price slump added to the gloomy mood before a widely expected rise in U.S. interest rates next week.The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index fell 2 percent to its lowest level in around two months, and was on course for its weakest weekly perfomance since August. The STOXX Europe 600 Oil & Gas Index fell 3.3 percent, with oil prices hitting fresh seven-year lows Friday after the International Energy Agency warned global oversupply could worsen in the new year.French advertising group Publicis fell 2.1 percent after losing a U.S. advertising account with L'Oreal to rival WPP, whose shares outperformed to fall 0.8 percent.
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