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China 2016 growth slides to 26-year low: AFP poll

China’s growth slipped to its slowest rate in more than a quarter of a century in 2016, an AFP survey has forecast, as analysts see mounting risks for the world’s number two economy with Donald Trump heading for the White House.

Dollar fights back but traders on edge over Trump

The dollar recovered against its major peers on Wednesday after taking a battering the previous day but equity traders were on edge on uncertainty about the prospects of a Donald Trump presidency.