*China official PMI at 3- year low; Markit reading at 6-1/ 2 yr low. The Chinese government's measure of manufacturing showed activity contracted at the fastest pace in three years, while a survey by Markit, which focuses more on smaller, private firms, showed the factory sector's weakest performance in 6-1/ 2 years. Even China's services sector, which has been one of...» Read More
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