German Investor Confidence Slumps as Ukraine Crisis Worsens

German Investor Confidence Slumps as Ukraine Crisis Worsens

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A container ship sails in the HHLA Container Terminal Tollerort as shipping cranes stand on the dockside beyond at the Port of Hamburg in Hamburg. German gross domestic product probably fell last quarter for the first time since 2012, and escalating international sanctions against Russia over its support for rebels in Ukraine are undermining the outlook for coming months.