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Global stocks ignore North Korea missile test; sterling soars on BoE bets

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By Marc JonesLONDON (Reuters) - Shares and other risk assets barely moved and gold fell on Friday as traders paid little attention to the latest missile test by North Korea, shifting their focus to where and when interest rates will go up.London, Frankfurt and Paris were a shade lower and futures pointed to a steady start for Wall Street was after Pyongyang fired a second test missile in as many weeks over Japan, but both regions looked set for their best week since July. [.EU]The yen was also pushed lower to 111.2 per dollar in the currency markets, but that too was a continuation of ...

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First Published: Fri, September 15 2017. 17:58 IST