July 3 (Bloomberg) -- Spanish Economy Minister speaks at an event in Madrid, the Labor Ministry releases registered unemployment data for June.
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WHAT TO WATCH: * Economy Minister Luis de Guindos speaks at an event at 9 a.m. in Madrid.
ECONOMY: * The Labor Ministry releases data for registered unemployment in June at 9 a.m. in Madrid.
GOVERNMENT: * Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy yesterday said more reforms are necessary including further budget cuts for the regions.
EQUITIES: * Mapfre yesterday said it reached an agreement to acquire the remaining 35 percent stake it didn’t already own in Mapfre Mundial, a holding company for insurance businesses in Central America.
MARKETS: * The IBEX 35 Index rose 0.3 percent to 7,124. * Spanish-German 10-year yield spread widened to 486 basis points. * MSCI AP Index: +0.76% ; industry gainers/decliners MXAP <Index> GRR1 <GO> * S&P 500 close: +0.25% SPX <Index> HCP <GO>; GRR1 <GO> for industry gainers/laggards; Futures WEIF <GO> * NY crude futures: +0.53% CL1 <Cmdty> HCP <GO> * London gold: +0.11% GOLDS <Cmdty> HCP <GO> * EUR/USD: 1.2593
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